Obol of Itanos with head of Athena
Late Classical Period
Mint: Crete, Itanos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1278.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.86 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena to left in crested Athenian helmet, on which is double scroll.
Reverse: Eight pointed star.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund