Drachm of Megara with head of Apollo
Early Hellenistic Period
about 307 B.C.
Mint: Megaris, Megara
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1105.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 4.19 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo to right, laureate.
Reverse: Seven-stringed lyre, seen from the front.
Inscription in Greek at left and right.
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