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OBV: [Greek inscription] Aphrodite, nude, to left.

Provenance

1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174) Purchased of Edward Perry Warren. Coin of Athens (?) (Bought there).

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek,

Dimensions

Diameter: .72 in.

Accession Number

95.162

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics