Obol of Neandreia with head of Apollo

Greek
Classical Period
420–400 B.C.


Mint: Troas, Neandreia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1634.

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 0.61 gm.

Accession Number

04.976

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to right, short hair.
Reverse: In incuse square, ram walking to right.
Inscription in Greek in field above and below ram.

Provenance

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 this as Greenwell.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund