Didrachm of Rhodes with head of Helios, struck under A[...]
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Caria (Islands off), Rhodes
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2051.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.64 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Helios slightly to right of full front, hair in flying locks.
Reverse: Rose on stalk with bud on both sides.
At left, Greek letter; at right, head of trident.
Above, inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling does not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund