Obol of Thebes with Boiotian shield, struck under The[...]
Mint: Boiotia (Federal Coinage), Thebes
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1017.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.82 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: Head of youthful Herakles to right with lion’s skin.
Inscription in Greek in front.
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. 767); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund