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Hemidrachm of Klazomenai with head of Apollo, struck under Mandronax

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Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, three quarters front to left, his chlamys clasped at his neck. Reverse: [inscription]. Swan standing to left, flapping its wings. [inscription]. In field left, a ram's head. [see media screen for inscriptions]

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Late Classical Period, 367–360 B.C.

Mint

Klazomenai, Ionia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1855.

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 2.02 gm.

Accession Number

01.5575

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins