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Drachm of Itanos with head of Athena

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Obverse: Helmeted head of Pallas, left. Reverse: [ITA]NI [inscription] N. Eagle, left, looking back. In field, right, Glankos? holding in left hand trident; his right hand is raised. The whole in incuse square. (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

Check donor, probably not Burdon-Muller??

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Greek, Late Classical Period, 350 B.C.

Mint

Itanos, Crete

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1277.

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.83 gm.

Accession Number

08.207

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins