Drachm of Argos with head of Hera
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Argolis (Peloponnesos), Argos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1225.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 5.42 gm.
Medium or Technique
Krupp Gallery (Gallery 215A)
Obverse: Head of Hera right, wearing stephane decorated with palmettes.
Inscription in Greek behind.
Reverse: Diomedes right, wearing chlamys, with sword in right hand palladion in left.
Greek letter between feet. Inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 2, 1910: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund