Didrachm of Klazomenai with head of Apollo, struck under Demeas

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
360–300 B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Klazomenai

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1859.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 7.54 gm.

Accession Number

08.349

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo, facing front, with flying hair.
Reverse: Swan to left flapping his wings.
Inscriptions in Greek above and at left.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 1908: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 4,884.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 08.329-08.359)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund