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Tetrobol (?) of Idyma with head of Pan

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Obverse: Head of Pan, full-front, with staring eyes, hair on end, and curving horns rising from his forehead. Reverse: In incuse square, [inscription] around a fig-leaf. [see media screen for inscription]

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 437–400 B.C.

Mint

Idyma, Caria

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1967.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.07 gm.

Accession Number

01.5599

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins