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ID:     3900Mamertini
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Mamertini
Metal:     Bronze
Denomination:     Tetras
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     288-278 BC
Diameter:     16 mm
Weight:     2.9 g
Obverse Description:     Laureate head of Mars right.
Reverse Legend:     ΜΑΜΣPΤΙΝΩΝ
Reverse Description:     Bull butting right; spear head below, ΜΑΜΣPΤΙΝΩΝ in ex.
Exergue:     ΜΑΜΕPΤΙΝΩΝ
Mint:     Messana
Primary Reference:     Sear 1138 variety (28mm, bull left)
Reference2:     Calciati 8
Reference3:     Sarstrom 62
Reference4:     Mini' 11
Notes:     Scarce type with both Mars and bull facing right.