Pre-Denarius Coinage

ca. 280-211 BC

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AR Didrachm, 23mm (6.64 gm), Struck 225-215 BC, Rome

OBVERSE
Head of Janus, laureate with side-curls; two small annulets on head

REVERSE
Jupiter in quadriga right, hurling thunderbolt and holding sceptre; Victory behind; ROMA (incuse on raised tablet) in exergue

REFERENCES
RSC I 23; RCV I 31; CRR 64

 
 
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