Tetradrachm of Ainos with head of Hermes
Mint: Thrace, Ainos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0785.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 16.00 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of youthful Hermes, almost full-front to left, wearing a close-fitting cap ornamented with a row of beads.
Reverse: In an incuse square a goat walking to right with a barley-corn and bunch of grapes in front of him. Inscription in Greek above his back.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund