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Hemidrachm of Phokian League with head of bull

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Obverse: Bull's head, full front. Reverse: In incuse square [inscription]; Female head to right, with her hair twisted around a narrow fillet. (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 479–421 B.C.

Mint

Daulis (Phokian League), Phokis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0964.

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.57 gm.

Accession Number

00.223

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins