Ancient Roman Silver Denarius of Emperor Vespasian / Peace
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About this item
This is an ancient Roman silver denarius, of emperor Vespasian, minted at Rome in 75 AD
Obverse: IMP CAESAR VESPASIANVS AVG, "Supreme commander (Imperator) Caesar Vespasian, emperor (Augustus)." Head of Vespasian, laureate, right
Reverse: PON MAX TR P COS VI, "High priest, holder of tribunician power, consul for the sixth time." Pax, naked to waist, seated left, holding branch extended in right hand, left hand in lap.
DATE: 69 - 79 AD (This coin was minted at Rome in 75AD)
SIZE: 18mm dia
WEIGHT: 2.9 grams
ATTRIBUTION: (RCV 2000 Edition) Number 2301 RIC 772, (RIC  90), RSC 366, BMC 161
PROVENANCE: Private collection. Bristol, United Kingdom