Drachm of Tenedos with janiform head
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Troas (Islands off), Tenedos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1643.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.45 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Double head; at left a woman with earring and broad fillet in hair; at right a bearded man laureate.
Reverse: In incuse, double axe.
At left below, a bunch of grapes; at right, thyrsos with fillet.
Inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1056); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund