Tetradrachm

Features

Issuer Uncertain Punic mint (Carthaginian Empire)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 345 BC - 315 BC
Value Tetradrachm = 4 Drachm (4)
Currency Litra
Composition Silver
Weight 17.11 g
Diameter 25 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Variable alignment ↺
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 196071
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References SNG Cop# 83,
Niels Breitenstein, Willy Schwabacher; 1942. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum: Royal Collection of Coins and Medals. Danish National Museum / Volume 1. Italy, Part 1 : Etruria - Campania. Einar Munksgaard, Copenhagen, Denmark.
And 43 more volumes.
SNG-B Lock# 1035,
Edward Stanley Gotch Robinson, Richard Cyril Lockett; 1938. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum (Great Britain) / Volume 3.1. The Lockett Collection : Spain - Italy (Gold and Silver). Oxford University Press, London, United Kingdom.
And 4 more volumes.
SNG-B Lloy# 1614
Andrew Meadows, Peter Bagwell Purefoy, Edward S. G. Robinson; 1933. Sylloge Nummorum Graecorum (Great Britain) / Volume 2. The Lloyd Collection / Parts 1-2. Etruria to Thurium. Oxford University Press, London, United Kingdom.
And 3 more volumes.

Obverse

Head of Tanit-Persephone left, wearing wreath of grain ears, triple-pendant earring, and pearl necklace; three dolphins around, pellet before nose.

Reverse

Horse stepping to right; palm tree in background.

Comments

The coin in the main image (17.11g, 25mm, 4h, Good Very Fine):
◦ Auctioned by Roma Numismatics Ltd, Auction XVII, 28 March 2019, Lot 350. Estimated at 5,000 GBP, unsold.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (345 BC - 315 BC) 

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