Drachm of Klazomenai with head of Apollo, struck under Apollas
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Ionia, Klazomenai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1864.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 3.92 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, three quarters front to left,
his chlamys clasped at his neck.
Reverse: Swan standing to left, flapping its wings.
Inscription in Greek.
Note: the handwritten inscription scans for this coin need to be clarified. There is no obverse inscription on this coin and the puzzling numbers and initials in the TMS scan are not explained.
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