Didrachm of Paros with head of Artemis (?), struck under Anaxikles

Greek
Hellenistic Period
about 230–200 B.C.


Mint: Paros (Aegean Islands)

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 7.78 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

68.546

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Artemis (?) to right, hair short and tied with band three times.
Reverse: Goat standing right.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Kyriakos Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Kyriakos Sepheriades, September 11, 1968

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour