Roman Empire, Vespasian (69-79), Silver Denarius, Quadriga on rev.

£140.00

Roman Empire

Issue of Titus after the deification of Vespasian

Silver Denarius, Rome, AD 80

Obv: DIVVS AVGVSTVS VESPASIANVS, laureate head of Vespasian r.

Rev: Triumphal quadriga l., surmounted by model of temple pediment, EX S C in exergue

3.40g.

RCV 2566, RIC Titus 361 (2nd edition, 2007), RSC Vespasian 146.

About Very Fine, scarce.

The quadriga represents the triumph of Vespasian and Titus in Rome nine years earlier following the capture of Jerusalem.