Coin of Boiotia with Boiotian shield
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
about 338–315 B.C.
Mint: Boiotia (Federal Coinage)
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.46 gm. Die Axis: 4
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: Ornamented trident.
In field right, dolphin upwards (?).
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