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Date: 600-340 BCE
Object Name: coin
Classification: Greek
Issuing Authorities:
Elea
Culture(s):
Greek
Mint: Europe, Elea
Technique: struck
Medium: bronze (AE)
Dimensions: Coin: 17 mm, 6 O'Clock, 3.48 g (11/16 in., 6 O'Clock, 0.12 oz.)
Subject/Image: Obverse: Female head three quarters facing goddess Demeter crowned with grain
Subject/Image: Reverse: Three headed dog Kerberos advancing left
Inscription: Reverse: [E]L[E]
Description: Head Demeter three quarter facing towards left, crowned with grain/ Cerberos advancing left, with snake for tail. Inscription in exergue
Accession Number: NG.1995.2.105