Drachm of Sinope with head of eagle and dolphin
about 420 B.C.
Mint: Paphlagonia, Sinope
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 139.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 6.00 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Eagle’s head to left, dolphin below.
Reverse: Two incuse squares, a dot in one joining corner and a dot with B in the other.
By date unknown: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; May 10, 1961: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for $ 675-
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour