Hemidrachm of Abydos with head of Apollo, struck under Anaxikles
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Troas, Abydos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1620.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.64 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to right. The hair falls free on the neck.
Reverse: Eagle standing to left, wings closed.
At left inscription in Greek above a kantharos; at right inscription in Greek and an ivy leaf.
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 this as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund