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During the roman republic it was a small, silver coin issued only on rare occasions. During the roman empire it was a large brass coin. The sestertius ( plural sestertii), or sesterce ( plural sesterces), was an ancient roman coin. Sestertius sestertius books ( plural sestertii) a large bronze or ( rarely) small silver coin minted during the roman republic and empire, valued at two and a half asses ( a quarter of a denarius).
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Sestertius sestertius ( quasi sesquitertius), the sesterce, sestertius books a coin in value two asses and a half. [ ] nero æ sestertius. Sestertius definition, sesterce. Com unabridged based on the random house unabridged dictionary, © random house, inc. Based on wikipedia content that has been reviewed, edited, and republished. Original image by classical numismatic group. Uploaded by mark cartwright, published on 19 september under the following license: creative commons: attribution- sharealike. This license lets others remix, tweak, and build upon your work even for commercial reasons, as long as they credit you and. Vespasian, ae sestertius, lyons mint, ad 71. Imp caes vespasian avg sestertius books pm tr p pp cos iii, laureate head right, globe at point of bust / caesar avg f des imp avg f cos des ii, titus sestertius books and domitianus, both in military dress, standing facing each other, domitian standing right, titus standing left, each holding a spear and.
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