Obverse: Radiate, draped, cuirassed bust of Volusian to right. Inscription in Greek. Reverse: Athena standing right with shield on left arm, spear in right strikes at serpent-legged giant who hurls stone with right hand. Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: Arthur M. Woodward Collection; by 1962: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W.1 (auction of the A. M. Woodward Collection, September 27, 1962); purchased at the Woodward auction by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour