Drachm of Tabai with head of Dionysos, struck under Kettas (?)
Hellenistic or Early Imperial Period
Mint: Caria, Tabai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1993.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.42 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of young Dionysos to right, wearing an ivy wreath, and a band across the forehead.
Reverse: Homonoia wearing a kalathos on her head, and a long chiton, standing to left, holding a patera in her extended right hand, and a cornucopia in her left.
At left and right inscriptions in Greek.
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