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Drachm of Pantikapaion with head of satyr

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Obverse: Head of Pan, three quarter view, bearded, and with animal's ears. Reverse: Head and neck of bull left. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Late Classical Period, 350 B.C.

Mint

Pantikapaion, Tauric Chersonesos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1349.

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 3.50 gm.

Accession Number

11.1771

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins