Drachm of Caria with head of Helios Apollo, struck under Maussolos
Late Classical Period
Mint: Caria (Satrapy), Halikarnassos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1996.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 3.64 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo facing, slightly to right, laureate, with flowing hair.
Reverse: Zeus Labraundos standing to right. Clad in chiton and himation, holding double axe over shoulder, and spear in left hand, point downwards
Inscription in Greek at right and monogram in field at left.
(Note the media image of the monogram is incorrect. There should be an E attached to the M).
Denman Waldo Ross Collection