Hostilian, as Augustus (AD 251). AE sestertius (27mm, 14.6...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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DescriptionHostilian, as Augustus (AD 251). AE sestertius (27mm, 14.63 gm, 2h). About VF. Rome. IMP CAE C VAL HOS MES QVINTVS AVG, laurate, draped and cuirassed bust of Hostilian right, seen from behind / SECVRITAS AVGG, Securitas standing facing, head right, legs crossed, leaning on column and placing hand on head; S-C across fields. RIC IV.III 225.
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