Hemiobol of Athens with head of Athena
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Attica, Athens
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1077.
Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.34 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena right, in crested Athenian helmet with olive leaves.
Reverse: Owl standing right, head facing.
Olive leaf in field at left.
Inscription in Greek at right.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund