Image files are licensed Public Domain Mark 1.0. Münzkabinett der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin, 18206585. Photographs by Dirk Sonnenwald.

Messana

ca. 488-461 v. Chr.

 

Münzkabinett der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin Nomisma NDP
Coin Galleries Altes Museum (temporarily closed)
AM-003/062a Classical Period: Southern Italy and Sicily

Obverse

Maultierbiga mit hockendem Wagenlenker nach r., unter der gepunkteten Bodenlinie ein Lorbeerblatt mit Beere.

Reverse

MESSΕ-Ν-ΙΟΝ. [Rundes, retrogrades S statt Σ]. Springender Hase nach r.

Class/status

City NDP

Date

ca. 488-461 v. Chr.
Classical http://vocab.getty.edu/aat/300020093 NDP

Denomination

TetradrachmInfo Nomisma GND NDP

Material

Silver Nomisma NDP

Production

struck nomisma NDP

Weight

17,37 g

Diameter

24-27 mm

Die-axis

9 h

Mint

Messana-Messina Nomisma geonames NDP

Region

SizilienNomismageonames NDP

Country

ItalyNomismageonames NDP

Publications

K. Regling, Die antike Münze als Kunstwerk (1924) Nr. 388 Taf. 27 (dieses Stück); M. Caccamo Caltabiano, La monetazione di Messana (1993) 213 Nr. 66, 1 (Vs. 36/Rs. 35, dieses Stück, 488/487-462/461 v. Chr.); G. E. Rizzo, Monete Greche della Sicilia (1946) Taf. 25,8; N. K. Rutter, Greek Coinages of Southern Italy and Sicily (1997) 120 Abb. 119 (nach 480 v. Chr.); C. M. Kraay, Archaic and Classical Greek Coins (1976) Nr. 772 Taf. 45 (ca. 480 v. Chr.).

Item

Coin nomisma NDP

Department

Antiquity, Greek, Archaic and Classical periods

Accession

1906 Löbbecke

Previous owners

Arthur Löbbecke - 1906
Info

dnb viaf NDP

Object number

18206585

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