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Object Number:29-126-37
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Messana
Sicily
Period: Classical Greek Period
Date Made: 480-420 BC
Early Date: -480
Late Date: -420
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Biga
Mule
Nike
Hare
Wheat
Rats
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Biga of mules l., Nike flying r. above; MESSANION on bad. Hare springing r., behind stalk of wheat with three rats.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S. 1876. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Sicily. : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 105, no. 54.View Objects related to this

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