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Hemidrachm of Caria with winged figure

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Obverse: Winged figure to right, head left. Reverse: Within incuse, griffin standing right. Border of dots.

Provenance

By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, about 450 B.C.

Mint

Uncertain, Caria

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.32 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.969

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins