Coin - Didrachm, Ancient Roman Republic, 280-276 BC Numismatics Reg. No: NU 48054

Didrachm coin from the Ancient Roman Republic dated to 280-276 (BC).
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 20 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 7.281 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: roman
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: Ancient Roman Republic
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
DateEra: 280-276 BC
Denomination: Didrachm
Obverse Description: Head of Mars wearing helmet facing left
Reverse Description: Horse head facing right. ear of wheat behind
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: off-round
Material: Silver
Issued By: Ancient Roman Republic
References: Crawford 13/1
  1. [Book], Professor Michael Crawford, Roman Republican Coinage, Cambridge University Press, 1974, 133 Pages

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