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As (aes grave) with head of Janus

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Obverse: Head of Janus, laureate; below, mark of value: I. Reverse: prow of ship, right; above, mark of value: I.

Provenance

Source unidentified.

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Roman, Republican Period, about 225–217 B.C.

Mint

Rome

Dimensions

Diameter: 59 mm. Weight: 268.52 gm.

Accession Number

97.481

Medium or Technique

Bronze (cast)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins