Dupondii, Asi and Quadrantes

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Copper Quadrantes


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RC 2987 - anonymous issue (1st- 2nd century AD)
obverse - Minerva (?)
reverse - large SC
£12


Dupondii and Asi


Tiberius, 14 to 37 AD

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RC 3243 - Tiberius (14 - 37 AD) bronze of 29mm of Utica (27-28 AD)
obverse - TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVST IMP VIII
reverse - C VIB MARSO PR COS DR CAE Q PR T G RVFVS F C -  D D P P - Livia (his mother) seated.
Utica was the main city in the Roman Province of Africa until its port silted up and it lost its pre-eminence to nearby Carthage.
N.B. This coin has been holed in two places.
£75


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RC 3245 - Tiberius (14 - 37 AD) copper as of 15-16 AD
obverse - TI CAESAR DIVI AVG F AVGVST IMP VIII
reverse - PONTIF MAXIM TRIBVNICA POTEST XXIIII -  large SC.
£95


Gaius (Caligula), 37 to 41 AD

Caligula was a nickname (= little boots) which he hated. It dated from his boyhood when he dressed in a miniature army uniform.

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RC 2985 - Caligula (37 - 41 AD) copper as of 37-41 AD in honour of his grandfather Marcus Agrippa
obverse - M AGRIPPA L F COS III - head of Agrippa
reverse - no legend - Neptune (with dolphin and trident)
£25


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RC 2942 -  Caligula (37 - 41 AD) copper as of 37-41 AD in honour of his grandfather Marcus Agrippa
obverse - M AGRIPPA L F COS III - head of Agrippa
reverse - no legend - Neptune (with dolphin and trident)
This coin has an attractive patina.
£125


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RC 3242 - Caligula (37 - 41 AD) copper as of 37-41 AD in honour of his grandfather Marcus Agrippa
obverse - M AGRIPPA L F COS III - head of Agrippa
reverse - no legend - Neptune (with dolphin and trident)
£125


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RC 2739 - Caligula (37 - 41 AD) copper as of 37-41 AD in honour of his grandfather Marcus Agrippa
obverse - M AGRIPPA L F COS III - head of Agrippa
reverse - no legend - Neptune (with dolphin and trident)
£175


Vespasian, 69 to 79 AD

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RC 2741 - Vespasian (69-79 AD) - 'brass' dupondius
obverse - [IMP CAES] VESP AVG [PM . . .]
reverse - [ROMA] SC - Roma seated
£24


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RC 2906 - Vespasian (69-79 AD) - copper as of 71 AD
obverse - IMP CAES VESPASIAN AVG COS III
reverse - AEQVITAS AVGVSTI - Equity (fair dealing) with scales and staff
£75


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RC 1802 - Vespasian (69-79 AD) - copper as of 74 AD
obverse - IMP CAESAR VESP AVG COS III
reverse - SC - Spes (hope) raising skirt and carrying flower
Hope is always shown as a young girl going out in adult dress for the first time, raising her skirt clear of the mud.
This coin has an attractive patina
SOLD


Domitian, 61 to 96 AD

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RC 483 - Domitian (81-96 AD) - copper as (as Caesar under Vespasian 69-79 AD)
obverse - [VESP] AVG F DOMITIANVS  . . .
reverse - no legend - Spes (hope) advancing, holding flower and raising skirt.
Hope is always shown as a young girl going out in adult dress for the first time, raising her skirt clear of the mud.
£40


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RC 322 - Domitian (81-96 AD) - copper as of 90-91 AD
obverse - IMP CAES DOMIT AVG GERM COS XV CENS PER PP
reverse - VIRTUTI AVGVSTI - Virtus (strength) holding spear and ceremonial dagger.
£88


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RC 3246 - Domitian (81-96 AD) - copper as of 90-91 AD
obverse - IMP CAES DOMITIANVS  AVG GERM COS XII CENS PER PP
reverse - MONETA AVGVST - Moneta (money supply) with cornucopia and scales
£95


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