Medal of Melita
A medal engraved with the portrait of Melita; the reverse side depicting a figure with two sets of wings holding a crook and a sickle in his hands. Traditionally a symbol for the production of grain, the image may also allude to the god of fertility.
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Thomas T. Smiley Scripture Geography (Philadelphia, PA: Grigg and Elliott, 1834) 221
Courtesy the private collection of Roy Winkelman