Tetradrachm of Side with head of Athena
Mint: Pamphylia, Side
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2105.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.80 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena to right, in three-crested Corinthian helmet.
Reverse: Nike flying to left, her body erect, holding a wreath in her right hand, extended.
In field left, a pomegranate under which inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund