Drachm of Phaselis with bust of Apollo
Mint: Lycia, Phaselis (Lycian League)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2093.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 1.90 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate to right, his quiver at his neck.
Reverse: In a shallow incuse square within a round incuse a lyre in the center, a flaming torch at the right, and an Isis crown at the left
Inscription in Greek above lyre, torch, and crown..
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