Diobol of Akanthos with head of Athena
Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia, Akanthos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0523.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.20 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena to right, with crested Attic helmet, hair on forehead and neck in dotted lines; round earring, plain necklace; dotted truncation.
Reverse: Fourpart incuse square, surfaces irregularly granulated.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling did not list this as Greenwell Collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund