Drachm of Klazomenai with head of Apollo, struck under Pytheos
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Ionia, Klazomenai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1870.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.04 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, three quarters front to left, his chlamys clasped at his neck.
Reverse: Swan standing to left, flapping its wings.
Above and below inscriptions in Greek. Monogram above wings..
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