Drachm of Pantikapaion with head of satyr

Greek
Late Classical Period
350 B.C.


Mint: Tauric Chersonesos, Pantikapaion

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1349.

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 3.50 gm.

Accession Number

11.1771

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Pan, three quarter view, bearded, and with animal’s ears.
Reverse: Head and neck of bull left.
Inscription in Greek around.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund