Diobol of Lycia with boar, struck under Kuprlli (Kuperlis)

Greek
Classical Period
about 450–430 B.C.


Mint: Lycia

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 216.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.26 gm. Die Axis: 4

Accession Number

62.1142

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Boar to right, on dotted ground line.
On body: B
Reverse: Triskeles in dotted incuse square.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; December 12, 1962: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. for $ 57.50

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour