Drachm of Klazomenai with head of Apollo, struck under Klearistos

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
360–300 B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Klazomenai

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1872.

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 4.00 gm.

Accession Number

04.1007

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to left of full front, hair flying loose.
Chlamys at neck.
Reverse: Swan standing to left with wings raised and head lowered.
Inscriptions in Greek above and below.

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund