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Hemidrachm of Argos with forepart of wolf

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Obverse: Forepart of crouching wolf to left, beaded line at edge of body. On neck [inscription]. Reverse: In incuse square, [inscription]. Above, double rectangular depression. [see media screen for inscriptions]

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Greek, Classical Period, 468–421 B.C.

Mint

Argos, Argolis (Peloponnesos)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1223.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 2.99 gm.

Accession Number

03.1321

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins