Diobol of Erythrai with head of Herakles, struck under Aitor
Mint: Ionia, Erythrai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1846.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.32 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of youthful Herakles in lion’s skin to left.
Reverse: Club above bow and quiver in case.
Inscriptions in Greek above and below club.
At left, erect ear of wheat. At right above club, a lighted torch.
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