Obol of Methylieion with flying Nike
Mint: Thessaly, Methylieion
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0909.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 0.81 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nike flying to left with taenia in both hands.
Inscription in Greek below.
Reverse: Nude warrior advancing to left on line, wearing crested Corinthian helmet and carrying spear in right hand, shield on left arm.
Inscription in Greek around.
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
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund