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Tetradrachm of Kydonia with head of Artemis

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Obverse: Head of Artemis right, bow and quiver behind. Inscriptions in Greek at left and right. Reverse: Artemis standing, head left, holds torch in left hand. Hound facing right at her feet. Laurel wreath around. Inscription in Greek in field at left and right. (see media screen for Greek...

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By 1963: with Euripides Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides Sepheriades, October 17, 1963

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Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 200–67 B.C.


Kydonia, Crete


Diameter: 28.5 mm. Weight: 13.66 gm. Die Axis: 1

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The Ancient World


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