Vespasian, (A.D. 69-79), AE as, Rome mint, issued 74, (10.26 g), obv. IMP CAESAR VESP AVG COS V CENS, laureate head to left of Vespasian, rev. around AEQVITAS AVGVST, Aequitas draped standing to left, holding scales and spear, S C in field, (cf.S.2356, BMC 702, RIC 722, C.1). Attractive green and brown patina, nearly extremely fine and very scarce.
Ex Dr V.J.A.Flynn Collection and previously CNG Triton XII, lot 572 with ticket.