Trihemiobol of Teos with seated griffin

Greek
Late Archaic or Classical Period
5th century B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Teos

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.36 gm.

Accession Number

65.510

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Griffin seated right, left foreleg raised.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Incuse square, quartered.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour