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ID:     RH8
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     A. Postumius A.f. Sp.n. Albinus
Date Ruled:     81 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     81 BC
Diameter:     18.8 mm
Weight:     3.46 g
Obverse Legend:     HISPAN
Obverse Description:     Veiled head of Hispania right; HISPAN behind
Reverse Legend:     A ALBIN S N / POST A F
Reverse Description:     Togate figure standing between eagle and fasces; A ALBIN S N in field, POST A F below
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 372/2
Reference2:     RSC Postumia 8
Reference3:     Sydenham 746
Photograph Credit:     Tom Mullally