VESPASIAN SILVER DENARIUS – VICTORY CROWNING STANDARD JEWISH WARS ISSUE – CHOICE XF NGC GRADED ROMAN IMPERIAL COIN OF THE TWELVE CAESARS (Inv. 12573)
ROMAN EMPIRE. VESPASIAN, AD 69-79.
Silver Denarius, 3.29 g., 19 mm., struck in Rome AD 72-73.
Obv. Laurate head of Vespasian right.
Rev. Victory standing right, holding palm and crowning military standard.
RIC 362; RSC 618.
NGC graded CHOICE XF, Strike 5/5, Surface 4/5, a coin with pleasing blue iridescent highlights and a powerful portrait of Vespasian. An issue celebrating Rome’s victory in the Jewish Wars and part of the Judaea Capta series.