Obol of Kamiros with fig leaf

Greek
Archaic Period
550–500 B.C.


Mint: Caria (Islands off), Kamiros (Rhodes)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2032.

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 0.72 gm.

Accession Number

04.1093

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Fig leaf.
Reverse: Incuse square, surface uneven.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1197); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund