A copper coin from the town of Aelaesa, Sicily, circa 340 BC
Coinage struck by Timoleon resisting the Carthaginian invasion
Mint: not recorded

Reference: BMC Sicily p.29 No.7
Die axis: 05

Obverse Description

Horse prancing to left (legend off flan)

Reverse Description

Griffin advancing left

Edge Description



Timoleon was a Corinthian who assisted in the liberation of Greek Sicily from 345 BC

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