30 litra-piece of Syracuse with head of Zeus Eleutherios, struck under Timoleon
Late Classical Period
Mint: Sicily, Syracuse
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0451.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 2.12 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Zeus, laureate to left.
Reverse: Pegasos flying to left.
Three pellets below as mark of value three.
Monogram in front of Pegasos and inscription around.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund