Drachm of Ephesos with bee, struck under Demarchos
Mint: Ionia, Ephesos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1831.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.02 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Within a circle of small dots-wide apart, a bee with straight wings.
At left and right: inscription in Greek.
Reverse: A stag standing to right on a plain exergual line.
Beyond him a palm tree.
At right: inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund