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Hemidrachm of Antandros with head of Artemis of Astyra

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Obverse: Head of Artemis of Astyra to right, the hair in a small low knot held by a crossed band. Reverse: In incuse square a goat standing to right. Above, [inscription], below, [inscription]. (see media screen for inscriptions)


By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1038); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Early Classical Period, 465–450 B.C.


Antandros, Troas

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1624.


Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.84 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins