Obverse: Laureate head of Zeus to left. Monogram behind. Reverse: Eagle, with wings partly spread, stands to left on a thunderbolt; in the field at the left, an owl. Inscription in Greek at upper right and left. (see media screen for Greek inscription and monogram)
By date unknown: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland (Münzen und Medaillen A.G. auction 19, June 5-6, 1959, lot 321); purchased at the Münzen und Medaillen auction on behalf of MFA by Leu & Company, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; September 17, 1959: purchased by MFA from Leu & Company for $ 5,457.85 (this is the total price for 59.483-59.489)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour
Greek, Hellenistic Period, about 276–272 B.C.