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[AC] Mead Art Museum at Amherst College; [HC] Hampshire College Art Gallery;
[HD] Historic Deerfield; [MH] Mount Holyoke College Art Museum; [MH SK] The Joseph Allen Skinner Museum at Mount Holyoke College; [SC] Smith College Museum of Art; [UM] University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst

 


Maker(s):Unknown
Culture:Siculo-Punic (Carthage); Greek (Sicily)
Title:Tetradrachm of Persephone-Tanit
Date Made:4th century BCE
Type:Coin/Numismatic
Materials:Silver
Place Made:Europe; Italy; Sicily
Measurements:26mm; 17.056g
Accession Number:  MH 2004.13.479
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Nathan Whitman
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Description:
Obverse:Persephone-Tanit crowned with reeds facing left, surrounded by dolphins and a dot border.
Reverse: Horse facing right with palm tree behind it.

Tags:
ancient; archaeology; numismatics

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