Coin of Pellene with head of Apollo

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
about 370–322 B.C.


Mint: Achaia (Peloponnesos), Pellene

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 4.16 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.840

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Within laurel wreath, ram’s head.
 Monogram.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour