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Obol of Auriol Hoard Class with female head

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Obverse: Female head right with elongated sakkos (?), across which, dotted line between two plain lines; disk earring; truncation dotted. Reverse: Irregular incuse square.


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. 1380); Septenber 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic or Classical Period, 500–450 B.C. or later


Gaul (Auriol Hoard Class)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0015.


Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 0.72 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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