17/1c didrachm-litra coinage, Minerva Horsehead Litra, scarce type with both heads facing left
Litra. 273BC. grams. Rome mint. Anonymous. Crawford 017/01d Pre-denarius coinage. Obverse: hd Minerva left. Reverse: horsehead left on tablet, ROMANO behind. Scarce type with both heads facing left - the common types combine either obverse left / reverse right, or obverse right / reverse left. Roberto Russo of Numismatic Ars Classica kindly allowed me to photograph this coin.