Didrachm with bust of Hercules

Roman
Republican Period
about 265 B.C.


Mint: Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 5.87 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

32.659

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Youthful bust of Hercules, right; club and lion-skin at neck
Reverse: She-wolf suckling twins, Romulus and Remus, to right.
Below: ROMANO

Credit Line

Source unidentified