Drachm of Lampsakos with janiform female head

Greek
Late Classical Period
about 360 B.C.


Mint: Mysia, Lampsakos

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.23 gm. Die Axis: 3

Accession Number

1970.65

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Janiform female head wearing taenia and earring.
Reverse: Helmeted head of Athena right, at left caduceus, all within incuse.

Provenance

By 1970: with Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen A.G., March 11, 1970

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour