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Tetradrachm of Panormos (?) with quadriga

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Obverse: Quadriga with horses galloping three-quarters to left on dotted line; the driver, holding whip and reins, is crowned by flying Nike. Phoenician inscription. (See media screen for Phoenician inscription.) Reverse: Head of Arethusa to right with ampyx and plain necklace, the hair on...

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By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren Not on Regling's list of Greenwell Collection.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, After 409 B.C.


Panormos (?), Sicily (Siculo-Punic)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0323.


Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 17.03 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins