Drachm of Teos with seated griffin, struck under Hagnon

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
393–300 B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Teos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1942.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.60 gm.

Accession Number

11.1800

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Griffin seated right with left forepaw raised.
Reverse: Inscriptions in Greek on raised bars crossing incuse square.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund