Drachm of Abdera with seated griffin, struck under Orchamos
Mint: Thrace, Abdera
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0763.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 6.06 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Griffin seated on line to left, with raised wings, right foreleg raised.
Inscription in Greek beginning at left.
Reverse: Lion walking to right in square.
Outside of square, inscription in Greek around.
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 coin as Greenwell Collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund