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Hemiobol of Kolophon with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate full front, with veil over head. Reverse: In incuse square, [inscription].

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, 550–500 B.C.

Mint

Kolophon, Ionia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1875.

Dimensions

Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.45 gm.

Accession Number

04.1012

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins