DOMITIAN BRONZE AS – ELABORATE TYPE CELEBRATING THE SAECULAR GAMES OF AD 88 – CHOICE XF NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN OF THE 12 CAESARS (Inv. 15495)
ROMAN EMPIRE. DOMITIAN, AD 81-96.
Bronze As, 12.16 g, 29 mm., struck in Rome AD 88.
Obv. IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM P M TR P VIII CENS PER P P, laureate head of Domitian right .
Rev. COS XIIII LVD SAEC FEC, Domitian standing left, sacrificing at altar, as musicians play the flute and lyre, temple facade in the background, SC in exergue.
RIC II 624
Ex Morris/Phil Peck Collection.
NGC graded CHOICE XF, Strike 5/5, Surface 2/5, rare type struck to celebrate the Saecular Games (Ludi Saeculares) of that year.