Drachm

Greek, Tarentum, Calabria

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302-281 BCE

Silver

Overall: 5 7/8 in. (15 cm)

Weight: 2.9 g

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Glenn Babbitt

174.30.30169

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Head of Pallas/Athena right, wearing necklace and crested helmet, on which last is Skylla Reverse: Owl right on top of Ionic column; TA*P* in lower right of field

Provenance

Glenn Babbitt; given to present collection, 1974.

Catalogue Raisonne

BMC Italy: p. 200, no. 324

Old Number

HN 2

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