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ROMAN REPUBLIC, Anonymous - Quadrigatus/Didrachm
Anonymous. 225-212 BC. AR Quadrigatus (6.72 g, 3h). Uncertain mint. Laureate head of Janus, wearing slight beard, slightly wavy truncation / ROMA incuse on raised tablet in exergue, Jupiter, holding thunderbolt in right hand and scepter in left, in fast quadriga driven right by Victory. Crawford 30/1; Hersh, Quadrigatus -; Sydenham 64b var. (no slight beard); cf. Kestner 108 var. (same); cf. BMCRR Romano-Campanian 93; RSC 23.
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Album name:carthago / The Best of Type!
Rating (27 votes): (Details)
Keywords:Quadrigatus BOTLAUREL
File Size:91 KB
Date added:Oct 24, 2013
Dimensions:800 x 386 pixels
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Legatus  [Oct 24, 2013 at 01:59 AM]
David Atherton  [Oct 24, 2013 at 02:19 AM]
A stunning coin!
hill132  [Oct 24, 2013 at 02:35 AM]
cicerokid  [Oct 24, 2013 at 06:24 AM]
Yours in lots better 5*
Lloyd  [Oct 24, 2013 at 06:24 AM]
Wonderful coin!
quadrans  [Oct 24, 2013 at 07:27 AM]
I agree all of you it is a fantastic coin congratulation
Potator II  [Oct 24, 2013 at 08:37 AM]
A really fantastic coin, unfortunately still on my wish list
SPQR Matt  [Oct 24, 2013 at 01:27 PM]
The quadriga seems to burst off the coin, wonderful!
4to2CentBC  [Oct 24, 2013 at 06:11 PM]
who gave this a 4? Because it is not mint? The high style of Janus makes this coin exceptional on its own
Randygeki(h2)  [Oct 26, 2013 at 09:20 AM]
Sam  [Oct 29, 2013 at 01:46 AM]
Amazing coin.