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Triobol of Selinos with head of Herakles

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Obverse: Head of beardless Herakles, facing, wearing lion's skin. Reverse: Quadriga to left. In field above, selinon leaf. In exergue, inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1983: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., January 18, 1984

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, 413–409 B.C.

Mint

Selinos, Sicily

Dimensions

Diameter: 16.5 mm. Weight: 1.89 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

1984.35

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins