Tetradrachm of Leontinoi with head of Apollo
Mint: Sicily, Leontinoi
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0284.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 17.18 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo to right with short hair, bound with a laurel wreath which has two rows of leaves.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Lion’s head to right, with open mouth.
Around the head, four corn grains and an inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund