TITUS GOLD AUREUS – ANNONA ISSUE OF AD 77-78 – XF NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN OF THE 12 CAESARS (Inv. 18362)
ROMAN EMPIRE. TITUS, AD 79-81.
Gold aureus, 7.38 g, 20 mm. Issue of Rome, AD 77-78, while serving as Caesar.
Obv. T CAESAR VESPASIANVS, laureate head of Titus right, within dotted border. Rev. ANNONA AVG, Annona enthroned left, holding sheaf of grain.
RIC II.1 rev, 971; Calicó, 726; Adda, -.
Ex Vilmar Numismatics LLC (inv. 5090, 2014); Gorny & Mosch 195, 3/7/2011, 417.
NGC graded as XF, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, a very elegant portrait of the young emperor, a man who Suetonius called the “delight and darling of the human race”.
Published: Vilmar Fixed Price List IV, no. 115.