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Hemidrachm of Phokian League with head of bull

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Obverse: Bull's head, full front. Reverse: Head of Apollo to right with laurel crown. At left below, a lyre. Below, [inscription]. (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 754); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Classical Period, 355–346 B.C.

Mint

Delphoi (Phokian League), Phokis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0972.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.69 gm.

Accession Number

04.802

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins