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Drachm of Teos with griffin

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Obverse: A griffin seated to right. Reverse: Irregular incuse square.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1909: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, 520–500 B.C.

Mint

Teos, Ionia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1934.

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 5.72 gm.

Accession Number

09.281

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins