Coin of Phokian League with head of Athena
Late Classical Period
about 371–357 B.C.
Mint: Phokis, Phokian League
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.96 gm. Die Axis: 11
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena, slightly to right, wearing necklace.
Reverse: Within olive wreath, 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