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Hemidrachm of Phokian League with head of bull

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Obverse: Like 00.223, but more advanced style. Reverse: Head of Apollo to right, laureate and with flowing hair. To left a lyre; below, traces of [inscription]. (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, Late Classical Period, 355–346 B.C.

Mint

Delphoi (Phokian League), Phokis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0973.

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.78 gm.

Accession Number

00.224

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins