Aes grave (disc) with head of Janus
about 225–217 B.C.
Diameter: 63 mm. Weight: 267.03
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Head of Janus, laureate.
Reverse: Prow of ship, right.
Above, mark of value: I
By date unknown: Willam Arnold Buffum Collection (died 1901); by date unknown: collection of his niece, Mrs. James P. Tolman; November 16, 1922: gift of Mrs. James P. Tolman to MFA
Gift of Mrs. James P. Tolman