Drachm of Caria (?) with forepart of lion
Late Archaic or Classical Period
5th century B.C.
Mint: Caria (?), Uncertain
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2313.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 3.50 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of lion to right, head raised, one forepaw visible.
Reverse: Incuse square, surface irregular.
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 as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund