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Semis of Carthago Nova with coiled snake, struck under P. Atellius and L. Fabricius

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Obverse: Coiled snake. P. ATELL[I] Reverse: Crossed rectangles on which: L.FABRIC

Provenance

C. T. Seltman collection Purchased for $ 19.66 (this figure is the total price of MFA 12.1158-12.1163)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Late Hellenistic Period, about mid-1st century B.C.

Mint

Carthago Nova, Spain: Tarraconensis

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 8.8 gm.

Accession Number

12.1163

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins