Tetradrachm of Smyrna with head of Cybele
Mint: Ionia, Smyrna
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1933.
Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 15.31 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Cybele in turreted mural crown to right; hair in knot from which fall two locks.
Reverse: Inscription in Greek and a monogram within an oak wreath that is tied below.
By date unknown: perhaps from the Canon Greenwell Collection and acquired from the Greenwell Collection in July 1902 by E. P. Warren; purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, September, 1904
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund