Denarius with head of Vespasian

Roman
Imperial Period
A.D. 72–73


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 2.95 gm.

Accession Number

98.1137

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Vespasian, laureate, right.
[IMPCA]ESVESPAVGPMCOS[IIII]
Reverse: Simpulum, sprinkler, jug, and lituus.
Above: AVGVR below: TRIPOT

Credit Line

Gift of the Boston Numismatic Society