Coin of Teate with head of Athena
about 217 B.C.
Mint: Apulia, Teate
Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 19.71 gm. Die Axis: 3
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena right.
Reverse: Owl to right, on bar.
In exergue: series of five dots.
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