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Triobol (?) of Dikaia with head of Herakles

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Obverse: Head of bearded Herakles to right, with lion's skin. Reverse: In incuse square a cock to right with worm in beak, surrounded by square beaded border.


By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 487); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, 510–490 B.C.


Dikaia, Thrace

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0801.


Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 2.07 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins