Drachm of Erythrai with head of Herakles, struck under Phannothemis
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Ionia, Erythrai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1843.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.65 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of youthful Herakles to right, in lion’s skin.
Reverse: Club above bow and quiver in case.
In field above at right an owl, sideways.
Inscriptions in Greek above and in the center; monogram at left below.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund