Obverse: Wreathed head of Zeus to right. Reverse: Armed Athena to right, in quadriga of elephants. Above: anchor and monogram from the Greek letters: H P and A (Inscription in Greek at left and in exergue)
By 1924: R. Jameson Collection (Collection R. Jameson, vol. 3, Suite des Monnaies Grecques Antiques et Impériales Romaines, Paris, Chez Feuardent Frères, no. 2343); by 1960: with Adolph Hess AG, Haldenstrasse 5, Lucerne, Switzerland and Bank Leu & Co. AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland (auction, Hotel Schweizerhof, Lucerne, April 7, lot 238); purchased at the Hess Leu auction on behalf of MFA by Spink & Son, Ltd., 5-7 King Street, St. James's, London S.W. 1, England; May 11, 1960: purchased by MFA from Spink & Son, Ltd. for Swiss fr. 8,221 (this is the total price for 60.518-60.525)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour
Greek, Early Hellenistic Period, 312–280 B.C.