Coin of Centuripae with head of Persephone
Early 4th century B.C.
Mint: Sicily, Centuripae
Diameter: 33.5 mm. Weight: 32.67 gm. Die Axis: 2
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Persephone left wearing earring and corn wreath.
Four dolphins around.
Reverse: Leopard advancing left.
By date unknown: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Street, Philadelphia 3, Pa. (Hesperia Art Bulletin XXI, no. 10); purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 8, 1964
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour