Hemilitron of Taras (Tarentum) with cockle shell

Greek
Hellenistic Period
281–272 B.C.


Mint: Calabria, Taras (Tarentum)

Dimensions

Diameter: 7 mm. Weight: 0.42 gm.

Accession Number

12.428

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Cockle-shell.
Reverse: Dolphin.

Credit Line

Gift of Joseph H. Clark