Tetradrachm of Rhegion with head of lion
Mint: Bruttium, Rhegion
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0206.
Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 17.03 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion’s head facing.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Head of Apollo left; laurel wreath with two rows of leaves, edges not dotted; at right, olive spray, leaf and berry.
Inscription in Greek in front.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900