Vespasian Judaea Capta AE Sestertius, Very Fine+, 71 C.E. SOLD

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VESPASIAN AE SESTERTIUS - JUDAEA CAPTA

Hendin 1508, RIC 221, Very Fine+, 33.4mm, 22.70 grams, Struck Circa. 71 C.E., Rome Mint
 
Obverse: IMP CAES VESPASIAN AVG P M TR P P P COS III around laureate head of Vespasian to right

Reverse: Victory standing to right, resting foot on helmet, inscribing shield attached to palm tree, beneath which is a Jewess seated to right in attitude of mourning, VICTORIA AVGVSTI around, S C in exergue

A BOLD and very SHARP example of this important historic coin!

Ex: Palm Desert Collection. Purchased from A. Saslow in the 1980's