Tetradrachm of Etruria with cuttlefish
about 420 B.C.
Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 10.14 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Cuttlefish emerging from amphora.
Below: X. Linear circle around.
By date unknown: R. Jameson Collection (catalogue, Paris, 1913, no. 22 as 2nd known specimen); by date unknown: with Bank Leu & Co. AG, Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; October 13, 1965: purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co. AG
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour