Coin with female head
Late Classical to Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.
Mint: Aeolis, Larissa Phriconis
Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 4.45 gm. Die axis: 7
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Female head to left, wearing sphendone and earring.
In field at left, caduceus; in field right, bunch of grapes, beneath, club.
Inscriptions in Greek.
Acquired in the division of coins following the excavations at Assos. Some coins in the group were said to have been "purchased from natives of the surrounding district." No specific findspot is known for this coin. 1884: gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to the Museum of Fine Arts
Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America