- early 3rd century B.C.
- 19 mm
- Credit Line:
- Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1905
- Accession Number:
Head of Tanit (Punic Persephone)/horse before date-palm. The horse was the usual symbol for Carthaginian coinage; the date-palm was used to indicate this to the Greeks in Sicily since in Greek meant both date-palm and Phoenician/Carthaginian.