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Didrachm of Caria with head of Apollo, struck under Pixodaros

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Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate slightly to right of full front, chlamys at neck. Reverse: Zeus advancing to right on line, sceptre in left hand, double axe in right hand on right shoulder; he wears a chiton and himation. At right, [inscription]. (Inscription double struck). (see media...

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By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904 Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Classical Period, 340–334 B.C.


Halikarnassos, Caria (Satrapy)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2007.


Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.91 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins