Vespasian Dupondius RIC 740

Orichalum Dupondius 28mm (10.19gr) Struck 72-73 A.D. Lugdunum mint

Obv: IMP CAESAR VESPASIAN AVG COS IIII Radiate bust right, globe at truncation

 

Rev: PAX AVG S - C Pax standing left sacrificing from patera over garlanded altar and holding caduceus and olive branch.

RIC II, 740, SR 2349, VM 87 var      Mark Lehman Collection


The style of Lugdunum makes this portrait special for me
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