Didrachm of Rhodes with head of Helios

Greek
Classical Period
400–330 B.C.


Mint: Caria (Islands off), Rhodes

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 6.77 gm.

Accession Number

13.660

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Helios three-quarters front
Reverse: Rose and bud.
In field left bunch of grapes.
Above and in field at left, inscriptions in Greek.

Credit Line

Deposited by The Boston Athenaeum