Drachm of Erythrai with head of Herakles, struck under Molion
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Ionia, Erythrai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1842.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.49 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of youthful Herakles to right, in lion’s skin.
Reverse: Club above horizontal bow and quiver in case.
In field at right an owl sideways, head downwards.
Inscriptions in Greek above and below club; monogram below at left.
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