Vitellius, AD 69. Silver denarius

Ancient Coins - Vitellius, AD 69. Silver denarius
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Denomination : Silver Denarius.  Mint : Rome.

Date : July to December AD 69.

Reference : Sear-2201

Size : 16.6 x 18.5 mm.  Weight : 2.44 grams.   Axis : H6

Grade : good F, toned.

Obverse : Head of Vitellius right, with A VITELLIVS GERM IMP AVG TR around (the tops of some letters are off the flan).

Reverse : Tripod-lebes with a dolphin above and raven below, with XV VIR SACR FAC around.

The reverse inscription is a reference to the preisly college of the QUINDECIMVIRI SACRIS FACIUNDIS, meaning "fifteen men for the conduct of sacred matters", of which Vitellius was one of the 15 men.

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