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ID:     157813
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     T. Vettius Sabinus
Date Ruled:     70 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Serrate Denarius
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     BC 70
Diameter:     19 mm
Weight:     3.81 g
Die Axis:     5 h
Obverse Legend:     SABINVS / S C
Obverse Description:     Bare-headed and bearded head of King Tatius right; AT ligate beneath chin
Reverse Legend:     T. VETTIVS / IVDEX
Reverse Description:     togate figure standing left, holding reins and magistrates's sceptre, driving biga left; IVDEX above, stalk of grain on right
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 404/1
Reference2:     RSC Vettia 2
Reference3:     Sydenham 905
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Superb EF
Notes:     Possibly the finest known specimen.