Drachm of Euboian League with head of Euboia

Greek
Classical Period
378–338 B.C.


Mint: Euboia, Eretria (Euboian League)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1031.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 3.63 gm.

Accession Number

20.946

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of nymph Euboia to left wearing earring
Reverse: Head and neck of bull three-quarters right with fillets hanging from horns.
Inscription in Greek above.
In field right satyr’s mask facing front.

Provenance

Purchased of Seltman

Credit Line

Museum purchase