electrum tristater (value 12-shekels?) Siculo-Punic, ca. 260 BC

Obv. head of Tanit (Kore-Persephone)
Rev. horse prancing, palm tree in background, B'RST (=in the land or territory)

Jenkins-Lewis 368   21.83 g   Numismatica Ars Classica AG, auction 13 (1998) no. 568
this coin

gold content 24-35%

12/15 are presumed to come from the Porto Empedocle hoard