Diobol of Ainos with head of Hermes
Mint: Thrace, Ainos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0794.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.30 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Hermes a little to left of full front, wearing close-fitting cap with beaded border; hair flying loose.
Reverse: In incuse square, a goat to right.
At right, an amphora.
Above, inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling did not list this piece as Greenwell Collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund