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Didrachm of Rhodes with head of Helios

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Obverse: Head of Helios three-quarters front Reverse: Rose and bud. In field left bunch of grapes; E. Above [inscription] (see media screen for inscription)

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum

Greek, Classical Period, 400–330 B.C.

Mint

Rhodes, Caria (Islands off)

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 6.77 gm.

Accession Number

13.660

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins