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ID:     76047
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Galba
Date Ruled:     A.D. 68-69
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD April - June 68
Diameter:     17 mm
Weight:     3.27 g
Obverse Legend:     GALBA > IMP, direction 1 to 5
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right, globe at point of bust
Reverse Legend:     ROMA > RENASCENS, direction 1 to 5
Reverse Description:     Roma advancing right, holding transverse spear and Victory holding wreath and palm
Mint:     Tarraco (?)
Primary Reference:     RIC 028
Reference2:     BMCRE unlisted
Reference3:     RSC 209
Reference4:     BN 016
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Toned fine, hairline flan crack
Notes:     H. Sutherland, "Supplementum Galbianum," Quaderni Ticinesi 1984, pg. 175 and Tav I, 13 (same obverse die);