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Coin of Methymna with part of helmet

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Obverse: Part of a helmet. Reverse: Kantharos. [inscription]

Provenance

By 1888: with van Lennep, Smyrna; purchased by MFA from van Lennep, January 5, 1888, for $75.00 (this figure is the total price for 88.12-88.262)

Credit Line

Benjamin Pierce Cheney Donation

Greek, Classical Period, about 450/40–406/379

Mint

Methymna, Lesbos

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 0.96 gm.

Accession Number

88.60

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins