Triens of Lipara with seated Hephaistos
Early 3rd century B.C.
Mint: Sicily (Islands off), Lipara
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.53 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Hephaistos seated right, holding hammer and vase.
Reverse: Three pellets.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour