Coin of Leukas with head of Apollo
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.
Mint: Akarnania (Islands off), Leukas
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.95 gm. Die Axis: 2
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo left.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Prow of galley left on which Nike in quadriga (?).
Inscriptions 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