Tetradrachm of Chalkidian League with head of Apollo, struck under Olympichos

Greek
Late Classical Period
361–358 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia, Olynthos (Chalkidian League)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0581.

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 14.35 gm.

Accession Number

04.674

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Olynthian Apollo to right.
Reverse: Seven-stringed lyre.
Inscriptions in Greek around and below.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund