Didrachm of Rhodes with head of Helios, struck under Timotheos
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Mint: Caria (Islands off), Rhodes
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2061.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.77 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Helios with rays.
Reverse: Rose with bud to right.
To left, terminal figure in cloak?.
Above and below rose: Inscriptions in Greek.
Circle of dots.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900