Drachm of Limyra with head of Apollo Lykios
Hellenistic Period or later
2nd–1st century B.C.
Mint: Lycia, Limyra (Lycian League)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2089.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.68 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo Lykios, laureate, to right.
Reverse: Lyre seen from behind.
Thunderbolt in field at left
Inscriptions in Greek above lyre and at left and right in field.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808))
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund