Hemidrachm of Hermione with head of Demeter
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Argolis (Peloponnesos), Hermione
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1235.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.81 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Demeter Chthonia, to left, wearing necklace, and wreath of wheat.
Reverse: Monogram within wreath of wheat.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren (Bunbury 1121)
1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund