Drachm of Tenedos with janiform head
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Troas (Islands off), Tenedos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1642.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 3.44 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Double head; at left a bearded man laureate; at right a woman with bead necklace, earring, and broad fillet in hair.
Reverse: In round ncuse, double axe.
At left below, a bunch of grapes; at right, small Nike with wreath in right hand.
Inscription in Greek around.
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 did not list as Greenwell
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund