Help support TMP

"Emperor Vespasian" Topic

4 Posts

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.

Back to the Ancients Discussion Message Board

Action Log

29 Dec 2017 8:54 p.m. PST
by Editor in Chief Bill

  • Removed from Plastic Figures board

Areas of Interest


813 hits since 23 Dec 2017
©1994-2019 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP23 Dec 2017 9:48 p.m. PST

"This is a very special figure Stephan Berry asked for. Vespasian one of my "favorite" Emperors of Rome, hero of a lot of novels and the one who said "Money doesn't stink"

Maybe you recognize the painting by Peter Conolly?"



Main page


davbenbak Supporting Member of TMP24 Dec 2017 4:21 a.m. PST

One of my favorite quotes as well, though my understanding is, "This coin has no odor" was his response to a minister who questioned his choice to tax the use of the Roman baths. It's also my understanding that because of this "Vespasian" became slang for a pay toilet.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP24 Dec 2017 2:24 p.m. PST



Elenderil25 Dec 2017 2:12 p.m. PST

Is it just me or does the model look like Odo from Star Trek Deep Space Nine?

Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.