Coin of Cales with head of Apollo
After 268 B.C.
Mint: Campania, Cales
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.50 gm. Die Axis: 6
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo left.
Reverse: Man-headed bull stands right, head facing.
Above, lyre. Star below.
In ex: CALENO
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