Hemidrachm of Mantineia with she-bear
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Arkadia (Peloponnesos), Mantineia
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1259.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.69 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bear standing to left on double line with cross markings.
Reverse: Inscription in incuse square on either side of irregular projection.
Beaded square border.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund