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ID:     75001012
Type:     Roman Imperial
Issuer:     Galba
Date Ruled:     A.D. 68-69
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     AD April - June 68
Weight:     3.36 g
Die Axis:     9 h
Obverse Legend:     GALB-A IMP, direction 10 to 2
Obverse Description:     Galba on horseback riding left, hand raised
Reverse Legend:     HISPANIA, direction 2 to 10
Reverse Description:     Hispania laureate and draped bust right, two javelins behind, round shield below, two grain ears in front
Mint:     Tarraco (?)
Primary Reference:     RIC 002
Reference2:     BMCRE 162-3
Reference3:     RSC 077
Reference4:     BN 003
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     VF, toned, some micro-granularity, a couple shallow edge test cuts