Hemidrachm of Sikyon with Chimaera
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Sikyonia (Peloponnesos), Sikyon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1182.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.72 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Chimaera to right on line, left forepaw raised.
Inscription in Greek below body.
Reverse: Dove flying to left, one wing above, one below; three dots in field at left.
NB: 2013 photo shows
Chimaera to left with right forepaw raised.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Ropes