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Diobol of Lycia with boar, struck under Kuprlli (Kuperlis)

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Obverse: Boar to right, on dotted ground line. On body "B" Reverse: Triskeles in dotted incuse square. Inscription in Greek around triskeles. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; December 12, 1962: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. for $ 57.50

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, about 450–430 B.C.

Mint

Lycia

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 216.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.26 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

62.1142

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins