Coin of Klazomenai with head of Athena

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
400–300 B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Klazomenai

Dimensions

Diameter: 16.5 mm. Weight: 2.41 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.814

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena facing front.
Reverse: Ram to right.
Staff or thyrsos at right.
Inscription in Greek above.

Provenance

By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour