Hemidrachm of Argos with forepart of wolf

Greek
Hellenistic Period
322–229 B.C.


Mint: Argolis (Peloponnesos), Argos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1226.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.73 gm.

Accession Number

95.140

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of wolf, profile to right.
Reverse: Within incuse square N and I at left and right of large A.

Provenance

1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund