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Drachm of Klazomenai with head of Apollo, struck under Klearistos

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Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to left of full front, hair flying loose. Chlamys at neck. Reverse: Swan standing to left with wings raised and head lowered. Above and below, [inscriptions]. (see media screen for inscriptions)


By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904 Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 360–300 B.C.


Klazomenai, Ionia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1872.


Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 4.00 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins