Drachm of Phlious with bull

Greek
Classical Period
400–360 B.C.


Mint: Philiasia (Peloponnesos), Phlious

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1168.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 6.16 gm.

Accession Number

04.860

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bull butting to left on beaded line.
Inscription in Greek in exergue.
Reverse: In incuse square a four spoked wheel.
Inscription in Greek in corners.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 894); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund