coin project
Ancient Coin Collectors Guild
Please support our sponsors


Log In | Register
[83640 Coins (44238 Unverified)]
 
 
Search
Advanced Search
Search By Coin ID
 
 
Home
ANCIENT/BYZANTINE
Ancient Africa (157)
Ancient East (4671)
Ancient Spain (872)
Byzantine (753)
Celtic (372)
Goths, Vandals (259)
Greek (22415)
Roman Imperial (32425)
Roman Provincial (8277)
Roman Republican & Imperatorial (2318)
MEDIEVAL/EARLY WORLD
Ancient and Medieval India (72)
Ancient and Medieval Far East (10245)
Central Europe and Italy (20)
Eastern Europe and Scandinavia (55)
Germany (30)
Islamic (22)
Western Europe (102)
MODERN WORLD
Africa (5)
Asia (0)
Australia and the Pacific Islands (0)
Europe (17)
North America (0)
South America (0)
COUNTERFEITS AND IMITATIONS
Ancient Imitations (444)
Modern Forgeries of Ancient Coins (19)
Medieval Imitations (0)
Modern Forgeries of Medieval Coins (0)
Modern Forgeries of Modern Coins (0)
 
Submit New Coin(s)
 
Sponsors page
Terms of Service
Contact Us
About Us
FAQ Page
Coin Detail
Click here to see enlarged image.
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.