Hemidrachm of Caria with winged figure

Greek
Classical Period
about 450 B.C.


Mint: Caria, Uncertain

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.32 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

64.969

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Winged figure to right, head left.
Reverse: Within incuse, griffin standing right.
Border of dots.

Provenance

By 1964: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 8, 1964

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour