Tetradrachm of Carthage with head of Persephone-Tanit
3rd century B.C.
Mint: Zeugitania, Carthage
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0507.
Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 14.75 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Persephone to left with wreath of grain leaves, earring with triple pendant, and pendant necklace.
Reverse: Horse standing to right on line.
Eight-rayed star above.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund