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ID:     74000512
Type:     Roman Republican
Issuer:     Quadrigatus Coinage
Date Ruled:     225-212 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     Didrachm or Quadrigatus
Date Struck:     BC 225-212
Diameter:     225 mm
Weight:     6.69 g
Die Axis:     7 h
Obverse Legend:     L
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Janus; slight L truncation
Reverse Legend:     ROMA
Reverse Description:     ROMA incuse on raised tablet in exergue, Jupiter, holding thunderbolt in right hand and scepter in left, in fast quadriga driven right by Victory
Mint:     Rome
Primary Reference:     Crawford 28/3
Reference2:     Hersh, Quadrigatus -
Reference3:     Syd 64
Reference4:     cf. Kestner 90-95; cf. BMCRR Romano-Campanian 78; RSC 23
Photograph Credit:     Classical Numismatic Group
Grade:     Good VF, light gray and iridescent toning
Notes:     Sale: Triton X, Lot: 512 Artistic style.