Coin of Phokian League with three heads of bulls

Greek
Late Classical Period
about 357–346 B.C.


Mint: Phokis, Phokian League

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 8.04 gm.

Accession Number

65.730

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Three bull’s heads with fillets, facing, in triangular pattern.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Laurel wreath, within which: T.

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