Didrachm of Terina with female head

Greek
Classical Period
445–425 B.C.


Mint: Bruttium, Terina

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 020.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.70 gm. Die Axis: 10

Accession Number

52.56

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Female head to left, with ampyx and necklace.
Around: olive-wreath.
Reverse: Nike seated to left, on a hydria; in right hand, a wreath;
in the left, a caduceus.
Inscription in Greek at left, upwards.

Provenance

By 1952: with Charles L. Morley, 25 East 83rd Street, New York 28, N.Y.; purchased by MFA from Charles L. Morley, February 14, 1952, for
$ 225.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour