A silver tetradrachm coin from the town of Messana, Sicily, circa 460 BCE.
Mint: Messana.

Reference: BMC Sicily p.101 No.18.
Die axis: 12.

Obverse Description

Hare running to right, olive twig below; around in Greek: {MESSA NION}.

Reverse Description

Struck from badly deteriorated die. Biga of mules advancing right with Nike flying above.

Edge Description


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