Drachm of Neapolis with Gorgoneion
Late Archaic or Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia, Neapolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0562.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 4.03 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Gorgoneion, mouth open, teeth showing, tongue protruding; wrinkled nose; hair parted in center, falling in groups of two (or more) strands.
Reverse: Fourpart incuse square.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund