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Dupondius of Vespasian

Orichalcum dupondius, 27mm, 12.95gm, issued AD 71. Rome mint.

Obv: IMP CAES VESPASIAN AVG COS III, Radiate head facing right.

Rev: PAXS AVGVSTI, Pax standing left cornucopiae setting fire to arms.

References: see Sear 2349, RIC 276.

Rare.

A very strong statement that the civil wars after the death of Nero were ended.

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