Drachm of Rhodes with head of Helios
Mint: Caria (Islands off), Rhodes
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2043.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.69 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Helios slightly to right of full front, hair in flying locks.
Reverse: In incuse square, rose on stalk with bud on each side.
Inscriptions in Greek at right and above.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling does not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund