About this artwork
The front of this coin depicts the figure of Victory in a type of chariot, called a biga, which is being pulled by mules.
On the back a hare runs to the right.
- Currently Off View
- Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium
- Ancient Greek
- Tetradrachm (Coin) Depicting a Biga of Mules
- Messina (Minted in)
- 476 BCE–396 BCE
- Reverse: ΜΕΣΣΑ
- Diam.: 2.6 cm (1 1/16 in.)
- Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze