Stater of Carthage with head of Persephone-Tanit
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.
Mint: Zeugitania, Carthage
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0502.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 7.48 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Persephone to left, wearing earrings and necklace with pendants and coin wreath in hair. The whole within beaded border.
Reverse: Horse standing to right within beaded border.
1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund