Hemidrachm of Kios with head of Apollo, struck under Proxenos
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Bithynia, Kios
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1379.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.36 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to right; hair falls on neck.
Faint inscription in Greek below (?).
Reverse: Prow of ship to left with star at left above.
Inscription in Greek above and below.
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. 983); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund