DOMITIAN, A.D. 81-96. Plated Denarius (2.97 gms), ca. A.D. 84.
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Starting price: 60 USD
Price realized: 132 USD
cf.RIC-176. Ancient forgery. "IMP CAES DOMITIANVS AVG GERMANIC" Laureate head of Domitian facing right; Reverse: "P M TR POT III IMP V COS X P P" Minerva advancing right with spear and shield. The core is visible within the ribbons of the laurel crown and a minor spot on the reverse field at nine o'clock. Bold strike, toned and attractive.
NGC AU, Strike: 4/5 Surface: 4/5. Core visible.