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Coin of Hipponium with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Head of Apollo right, hair long, bound with diadem. Behind, club. Reverse: Female figure (Pandion?) clad in long chiton with diploidion, stepping left, holding sceptre in left hand. wreath in right hand. Traces of inscription in Greek.

Provenance

Source Unknown: accessioned by MFA 1916

Credit Line

Source unidentified

Greek, Late Classical Period, 330–325 B.C.

Mint

Hipponium, Bruttium

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.77 gm.

Accession Number

16.399

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins