Didrachm of Caria with head of Apollo, struck under Pixodaros
Late Classical Period
Mint: Caria (Satrapy), Halikarnassos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2007.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.91 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate slightly to right of full front, chlamys at neck.
Reverse: Zeus advancing to right on line, sceptre in left hand, double axe in right hand on right shoulder; he wears a chiton and himation.
Inscription in Greek at right with part of a second strike of the inscription nearer the rim of the coin.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund