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ID:     monedas62
     [UNVERIFIED]
Type:     Greek
Region:     SICILY
City:     Messana
Date Ruled:     425-421 BC
Metal:     Silver
Denomination:     tetradrachm
Struck / Cast:     struck
Date Struck:     425-421 BC
Diameter:     26 mm
Weight:     17'07 g
Obverse Description:     biga of mules to the right, led by a charioteer up, a victory over the Mules crown, in the exergue fruiting olive leaf
Reverse Legend:     MEΣΣANION
Reverse Description:     hare running to the right, dolphin right below, about MEΣΣANION
Mint Mark:     MEΣ
Date On Coin:     425-421 BC
Mint:     Messana
Primary Reference:     celtabiano 487
Notes:     stamped with weight attic system