Drachm of Adramyteion with head of Zeus
Mint: Mysia, Adramyteion
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1386.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.91 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Zeus, laureate, to left.
Reverse: Eagle with spread wings, standing on a thunderbolt, three-quarters front to left.
In field, left, Greek letters above a bee.
Inscription in Greek above eagle and below thunderbolt.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund