Hemidrachm of Phokian League with head of bull

Greek
Late Classical Period
355–346 B.C.


Mint: Phokis, Delphoi (Phokian League)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0972.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.69 gm.

Accession Number

04.802

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bull’s head, full front.
Reverse: Head of Apollo to right with laurel crown.
At left below, a lyre.
Inscription in Greek below.

Provenance

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. 754); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund