Didrachm with janiform head of Dioscuri

Roman
Republican Period
225–212 B.C.


Mint: South Italian mint

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. weight: 6.18 gm. die axis: 6

Accession Number

32.1541

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Janiform head of Dioscuri.
Reverse: Jupiter, in fast quadriga, to right, hurling thunderbolt and holding scepter; behind him, Victory.
Below, ROMA (incused letters on a raised tablet).

Credit Line

Storer Collection