Diobol of Sybaris with head of Athena
Mint: Lucania, Sybaris
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0133.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.14 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena right in crested Athenian helmet with olive wreath; hair on forehead looped; on neck, turned up under neckpiece.
Reverse: Bull standing right, head left.
Inscription in Greek in exergue.
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
Note: Not listed by Regling as from the Canon Greenwell Collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund