Drachm of Sinope with head of eagle
about 420 B.C.
Mint: Paphlagonia, Sinope
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 140.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 6.01 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Eagle’s head to left.
Reverse: Two incuse squares, a large E in the upper right one. X (?) in lower left.
By 1961: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr. to MFA, October 11, 1961
Gift of Robert E. Hecht, Jr.