Coin of Neapolis with head of Apollo
Late Classical Period
about 350–325 B.C.
Mint: Campania, Neapolis
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 6.19 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Protome of man-headed bull. On shoulder, star of four rays.
Inscription in Greek above.
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
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour