Later on, Emperor Augustus founded the city of Caesaraugusta at the same location to settle army veterans from the Cantabrian wars. The foundation date of Caesaraugusta is known to lie between 25 BC and 12 BC.
Caesaraugusta did not suffer any decline during the last centuries of the Roman empire and was captured peacefully by the Goths in the fifth century AD.
Modern location: Zaragoza, Spain
Reverse: CAESAR AVGVSTA L CASSIO C VAL FEN, Vexillum on base; II VIR to left and right
Die Orientation: 4 H
Weight: 5.34 g
The obverse inscription translates to "Augustus, son of the Divine (referring to Julius Caesar)"
The reverse inscription translates to "Caesaraugusta, to Lucius Cassius and Gaius Valerius Fene(stella?) as two magistrates to govern the colony
Reverse: comet - The Julian Star; DIVVS - IVLIVS
Die Orientation: -
Weight: 3.8 g