Vespasian AE Sesterius, Judaea Capta type, VERY RARE, Pedigreed! 72/73 C.E. SOLD

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RIC 390, Hendin 1506, 33.3mm, 24.53 grams, Near VF with some tooling or an attempt at it, mainly behind the head of Vespasian around the letters, Struck 72/73 C.E., Rome Mint

Obverse: IMP CAES VESPASIAN AVG P M TR P P P COS IIII around laureate head of Vespasian to right

Reverse: VICTORIA AVGVSTI around Victory standing to right, foot on helmet, inscribing VIC AVG on shield set on palm tree, SC in fields

A VERY RARE Judaea Capta type, nicely centered with a bold reverse. Rated R2 in RIC with only ONE specimen on acsearch.
Ex: Nussbaum collection, NY; Purchased from Superior, Dec. 3, 1969