Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Pergamon with head of Philetairos, struck under Attalos I
Mint: Mysia, Pergamon (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1613.
Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 17.04 gm.
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Head of Philetairos to right with laurel wreath.
Reverse: Athena seated to left wearing chiton, himation, with aegis and crested Corinthian helmet, crowning the name with her right hand, resting her left on her shield.
In the field at right a bow, at left a bunch of grapes and letter A.
Inscription in Greek at left.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; July 12, 1909: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund