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ID:     120078
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:     18 mm
Weight:     2.63 g
Obverse Legend:     GALBA > IMPERATOR, direction 5 to 1
Obverse Description:     Laureate head right, globe at point of bust
Reverse Legend:     ROMA > RENASC, direction 1 to 5
Reverse Description:     Roma advancing right, holding transverse spear and Victory on a globe
Mint:     Tarraco (?)
Primary Reference:     RIC 041
Reference2:     BMCRE 179
Reference3:     RSC 196
Reference4:     BN 024-5
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Fine, toned, porous
Notes:     From the Tony Hardy Collection.