Trihemistater (1 1/2 shekel) of Carthage with head of Persephone-Tanit
about 264–260 B.C.
Mint: Zeugitania, Carthage
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 12.53 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Diademed head of Tanit left, wearing necklace and earring.
Reverse: Horse right, head turned back to left.
By date unknown: with Bank Leu A.G., Postfach 8022, Zurich, Switzerland; April 27, 1988: purchased by MFA from Bank Leu A.G.
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour