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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Denomination

    • shekel
  • Description

    Silver coin.(obverse) Male head diademed, left (plated and in poor style).
    (reverse) Prow of war galley, right, with triple ram and wreathed forepost ending in a bird's head, to which a pennant is attached; on the deck, a pile of shields; in exergue, dolphin (plated and in poor style).

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 237BC-209BC (circa)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 6.43 grammes (plated)
    • Die-axis: 9 o'clock
  • Curator's comments

    Spanish mint unknown.

  • Bibliography

    • SNG BM Spain 92 bibliographic details
    • Villaronga 1973 II.25 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number



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