Drachm of Euboian League with head of Euboia
Late Classical Period
Mint: Euboia, Eretria (Euboian League)
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 097.
Diameter: 16.5 mm. Weight: 3.85 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of the nymph Euboia to right, wearing triple-pendant earring and necklace (?).
Reverse: head and neck of a bull, three quarters to right, bound with a sacrificial fillet.
Euboea, Federal Coinage.
By 1960: on the art market in Athens; January 11, 1961: purchased by MFA from Theodoros Zoumpoulakis for $ 500.00 (this is the total price for 61.103-61.105).
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour