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Drachm of Histiaia with head of maenad

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O/ Head of maenad wearing vine-wreath. R/ Nymph Histiaea seated on stern of galley holding trophy-stand or mast with yard? In field L. name [inscription] r. [inscription]

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Rebecca Salisbury

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 197–146 B.C.

Mint

Histiaia, Euboia

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 2.10 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

92.11

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins