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Obol of Nagidos with head of Dionysos

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Obverse: Head of Dionysos to right, bearded, with hair on forehead and at back, rolled; border of dots. N Reverse: Head of Aphrodite to right; hair on forehead and at back rolled; border of dots. N

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 386–380 B.C.

Mint

Nagidos, Cilicia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2122.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.74 gm.

Accession Number

04.1142

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins