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Coin of Klazomenai with head of Athena

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Obverse: Head of Athena facing, wearing necklace and triple-crested helmet. Reverse: Ram walking right. In front, uncertain symbol. Inscription in Greek above. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 10, 1962

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. Hecht

Greek, Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, about 387–300 B.C.

Mint

Klazomenai, Ionia

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 5.23 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

62.1249

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins