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Didrachm of Selinos with head of fox below selinon leaf

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Obverse: Fox head beneath selinon leaf. Pellet to left and right. Reverse: Incuse divided into triangles.

Provenance

By 1988: with Bank Leu A.G., Postfach 8022, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu A.G., April 27, 1988

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 500 B.C.

Mint

Selinos, Sicily

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 8.83 gm.

Accession Number

1988.230

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins