Trihemiobol of Herakleia Pontica with head of Herakles
Late Classical Period
Mint: Bithynia, Herakleia Pontica
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1370.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.22 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of bearded Herakles to left in lion’s skin.
Reverse: In incuse circle a club.
Inscription in Greek above and below.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling does not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund