couple off tricky Romans....

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Wotcha once more!
A couple of tricky romans... the larger one is nice and thick - shows a strong jawed Ruler and what reminds me of one of the birds, with outspread wings I have seen on smaller coins, on the reverse... the other has a bit to go on but the legend "stops" as the name starts!
Any help on either would be much appreciated!
Hope all well!
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If backed in a corner I would say big one is provincial and the Ant is victorinus 👍
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Big one looks like an As of Vespasian to me with eagle on globe reverse, and I agree with coal digger with the second being of Victorinus :thumbsup:
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coal digger wrote: Mon Dec 20, 2021 1:15 pm If backed in a corner I would say big one is provincial and the Ant is victorinus 👍
Thanks CD - much appreciated!
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the-roman wrote: Mon Dec 20, 2021 1:47 pm Big one looks like an As of Vespasian to me with eagle on globe reverse, and I agree with coal digger with the second being of Victorinus :thumbsup:
Thanks very much - I think it must be an eagle on the reverse it is hard to see from the photo but a bit more clear in the hand ( ... a bird in the hand...ok, I'll stop there...!)
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Agree with the above, only adding that the Victorinus is barbarous. I seem to find quite a few of them for some reason :thumbsup:
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