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As (aes grave) with head of Roma

Obverse: Head of Roma to right, wearing Phrygian cap. At left, mark of value: I. Reverse: Wheel with six spokes. Mark of value between two spokes: I.

Provenance

By 1962: with J. J. Klejman, Esq., 982 Madison Avenue, New York 21, N.Y.; April 11, 1962: purchased by MFA from J. J. Klejman for $ 425- (this is the total cost of 62.286 and 62.287)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Roman, Republican Period, about 265–242 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 62 mm. Weight: 243.79 gm.

Accession Number

62.287

Medium or Technique

Bronze (cast)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins