Dekadrachm of Sicily with head of Persephone-Tanit
about 270–260 B.C.
Mint: Sicily (Siculo-Punic)
Diameter: 43 mm. Weight: 37.55 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Tanit left, wearing corn wreath and earring.
Reverse: Pegasus flying right.
Punic inscription below.
(see media screen for Punic inscription)
By 1967: with Bromfield Stamp and Coin Co., 40 Bromfield Street, Boston, Mass. 02108; purchased by MFA from Bromfield Stamp and Coin Co., January 11, 1967
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour