Hemidrachm of Samos with head of ram
Late Archaic or Classical Period
Mint: Ionia (Islands off), Samos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1957.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 1.74 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of ram to right.
Lizard to right below.
Reverse: In incuse square, forepart of bull kneeling to right.
Beaded line at edge of body.
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. 1151); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund