Didrachm of Selinos with parsley leaf
about 540–515 B.C.
Mint: Sicily, Selinos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0317.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 8.48 gm.
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Wild parsley leaf; on either side of stem a globule.
Reverse: Incuse square of ten divisions, some raised, others sunk.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund