Hemidrachm of Argos with forepart of wolf, struck under Hieron
Mint: Argolis (Peloponnesos), Argos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1230.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.40 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of wolf crouching to left.
Reverse: In incuse square a large letter flanked left and right by an inscription with the magistrate’s name.
Below an eagle, wings closed, standing to right on a thunderbolt.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 937); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund