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    - ID: 936

    Submitter: IBSCCs Admin

    Added: 2001-04-06

    SICILIY.
    Messana.

    AR-Tetradrachm, 412/408 B. C.
    Av.: Biga of mules to l., Nike with caduceus flying r., crowns nymph Messana. In exergue, fish to l..
    Rv.: Hare to l., below, eagle to l. with snake in its talons.
    17,41 h.

    Ref.: BoC 13/1, 1988, p. 5, 4, cf. Caltabiano 627, the dies are directly copied from a specimen of the dies Rizzo, pl. 27, 9.

    FAKE
    – a struck counterfeit.