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Lot # 294 - Auction is closed.Estimate: US$200 / Price Realized: US$200
Vespasian, Divus. Antoninianus
Vespasian, Divus. Died 79 AD. Antoninianus, 3.83g. (7h). Rome, restored by Trajan Decius, 250-1 AD. Obv: DIVO VESPASIANO Radiate head of Divus Vespasian right. Rx: CONSECRATIO Rectangular, lighted altar with four panels on front. RIC 80 (R ). Cohen 651 (4 Fr.). Scarce: seven specimens in Dorchester hoard. Good VF.

Ex CNG 47, 16 September 1998, lot 189.

Corrected reverse die: the final O of CONSECRATIO was originally engraved too close to the preceding I, so a second O was engraved on top of it, leaving slightly more space after the I.
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