Coin of Megalopolis with head of Pan

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
about 363–280 B.C.


Mint: Arkadia (Peloponnesos), Megalopolis

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 4.61 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

65.762

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of young Pan right, with goat’s horns.
Reverse: Syrinx. Monogram.

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