Numismatics
Mint: Metapontum

Fraction from Metapontum

250–200 B.C.

Bronze

3.82 g, 2:00, 17 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Harold A. Thau
2001.87.1371
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
3rd century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Metapontum
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., from at least 1989 to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Michael H. Crawford, Roman Republican Coinage (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1974).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.