Hemidrachm of Lampsakos with head of Athena
Mint: Mysia, Lampsakos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1606.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.24 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena to right, wearing crested Corinthian helmet.
Reverse: Forepart of winged horse flying to right.
Below, an ear of wheat.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund