A.D.) - Copper As - 24.73mm, 10.31gr
|Obverse - CAES DIVI AVG VESP DOMITIAN COS VII
Domitian, his laureate head right
|Reverse - SC in field.
Minerva standing left, holding thunderbolt and spear;
with a shield at her feet.
|Minted in Rome, 80 A.D. (COS 7),
during his reign as Caesar under Titus.
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