Obol of Phistelia with head of man

Greek
Late Archaic or Classical Period
5th century B.C.


Mint: Campania, Phistelia

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.45 gm.

Accession Number

11.3192

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Man’s head (no neck) slightly to right of full-face; hair short.
Reverse: Half muscle-shell, barley corn, dolphin to left under one another.
Inscription in Greek.

Credit Line

Source unidentified