Hemidrachm of Carthage with head of Persephone-Tanit

Greek
Hellenistic Period
3rd century B.C. or later


Mint: Zeugitania, Carthage

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2332.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 2.07 gm.

Accession Number

46.1421

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Persephone, left.
Reverse: Horse standing right before palm tree.

Provenance

By date unknown: Anonymous U.S. Collection; Anonymous gift to MFA, December 6, 1946

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)