Hemidrachm of the Ainianoi (Aenianes) with head of Zeus
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Thessaly, Hypata (?) (the Ainianoi)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0871.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.69 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Poseidon laureate to left; long flowing hair.
Reverse: Warrior hastening to left and looking back, sword at his side, spear in right hand, shield in left hand and chlamys on left arm.
Inscription in Greek at left.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund