1/10 stater of Kyrene with head of Apollo, struck under Aristis

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
375–308 B.C.


Mint: Cyrenaica, Kyrene

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1332.

Dimensions

Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.95 gm.

Accession Number

13.389

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo to right.
Inscription in Greek around.
Plain border.
Reverse: Head of nymph Kyrene to left., hair in three masses enveloped in net.

Provenance

By 1913: with Henry Chapman; purchased by MFA from Henry Chapman for $100.34 (this is the total price for MFA 13.386-13.390)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund