Drachm of Tenedos with janiform head
189 B.C. or later
Mint: Troas (Islands off), Tenedos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1644.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 4.11 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Double head; at left a bearded man laureate; at right a woman with stephane and long curls.
Reverse: Double axe.
At left below, monogram and a bunch of grapes; at right head of poppy.
Inscription in Greek above.
Laurel wreath border.
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
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund