Tetradrachm of Abdera with seated griffin, struck under Sym[...]
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Thrace, Abdera
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0748.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 14.85 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Griffin sitting up to left with raised wings.
Inscription in Greek below.
Reverse: Incuse square divided into four squares by two raised cross lines.
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. 435); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund