Obol of Heraia with head of Artemis
Mint: Arkadia (Peloponnesos), Heraia
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1256.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.78 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Artemis to left, with hair rolled about a fillet, and bound also at the crown. She wears earring and bead necklace.
Reverse: Upright bow behind inscription.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund