Diobol of Herakleia with head of Athena

Greek
Classical Period
432–380 B.C.


Mint: Lucania, Herakleia

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 1.83 gm.

Accession Number

15.191

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Athena in crested Athenian helmet adorned with hippocamp.
Reverse: Herakles nude, strangling lion.
Inscriptions in Greek at left and in field between Herakles and the lion.

Credit Line

Source unidentified