Vespasian’s Successors

Early and often in his reign, Vespasian made sure to display his two sons, Titus and Domitian, on his coins. This action was an attempt to make it known that Titus and Domitian would be the successors to the throne, thus solidifying the Flavian Dynasty.Titus and Domitian (1) Titus and Domitian (2) Titus and Domitian (3) Titus and Domitian (4)

Above are a few of the many examples of coins minted by Vespasian that display Titus and Domitian on the reverse. Vespasian was successful in naming them his heirs and the Flavian Dynasty emerged.

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