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Obol of Megalopolis with head of Pan

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Obverse: Head of young Pan with short horns. Reverse: [inscription]; beneath, syrinx. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rosamond Lamb in the name of Miss Rose Lamb

Greek, Classical Period, 370–363 B.C.

Mint

Megalopolis, Arkadia (Peloponnesos)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1261.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.69 gm.

Accession Number

28.21

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins