Coin of Lamia with head of nymph
Mint: Thessaly, Lamia
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.27 gm. Die Axis: 1
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of nymph right, hair rolled.
Reverse: Herakles kneels to right, shooting arrow.
Before him two birds. Club on ground behind him.
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