Drachm of Kolophon with head of Apollo
Early Classical Period
Mint: Ionia, Kolophon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1878.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 5.49 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate to right, hair in a braid around the back of the head.
Reverse: In incuse square, a seven-stringed lyre.
Inscription in Greek around.
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