Hemidrachm of Phokian League with head of bull

Greek
Classical Period
479–421 B.C.


Mint: Phokis, Daulis (Phokian League)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0965.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.88 gm.

Accession Number

08.337

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bull’s head facing front.
Reverse: Head of Artemis, wearing necklace and facing to right.
Inscription in Greek around.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 1908: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 4,884.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 08.329-08.359)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund