Tetradrachm of Selinos with Artemis and Apollo in quadriga
Mint: Sicily, Selinos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0320.
Diameter: 29 mm. Weight: 17.28 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Artemis in double chiton driving quadriga to left, on line; Apollo, nude to waist, at her right shooting with bow and arrow.
Reverse: River god Selinos, wearing fillet, standing full front head to left, in himation, holding phiale over altar in right hand and laurel branch in left hand.
In front of altar, cock to left; at right a statue of bull to left on a base; in right field a leaf.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 288); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund