1/10 stater of Carthage with date-palm tree
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.
Mint: Zeugitania, Carthage
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0500.
Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.91 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: A date-palm within a border of dots.
Reverse: Horse’s head to right.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund