Drachm of Thebes with Boiotian shield

Greek
Archaic Period
600–550 B.C.


Mint: Boiotia (Federal Coinage), Thebes

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0979.

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 6.04 gm.

Accession Number

00.234

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: Incuse cross with pointed ends.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund