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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.1084
Title
Coin of Carthage
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
300-264 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Africa, Carthage (North Africa)
Period
Classical period
Culture
Punic
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/181287
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Metal
AE
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
4.86 g
Die Axis
2
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
SNG Cop 174; M 306; F 43
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.1084
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obv.: Head of Tanit ., wearing wreath with corn ears and plain necklace, dotted border.
Rev.: Horse's head, r., pellet below, palm tree in r. field.

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