Drachm of Epidauros with head of Asklepios
Late Classical Period
about 350–323 B.C.
Mint: Argolis (Peloponnesos), Epidauros
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1232.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 5.61 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Asklepios right, laureate.
Reverse: Asklepios of Thrasymedes seated left on throne; his right hand extended over head of coiled snake; in his left hand, sceptre; below seat, dog.
E in field at right.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; January 26, 1921: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 130.00
John Michael Rodocanachi Fund