Drachm of Damastion with head of goddess or nymph

Greek
Classical Period
395–380 B.C.


Mint: Illyricum, Damastion

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.25 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

67.90

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of goddess or nymph left, wearing necklace and sphendone over which hair is pulled.
Reverse: Ingot.
Inscriptions in Greek on and around the ingot.

Provenance

By 1967: with Bank Leu & Co. A.G., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co. A.G., February 8, 1967

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour