Drachm of Knidos with forepart of lion
Mint: Caria, Knidos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1988.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 6.18 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head and right foreleg of a lion to right.
Reverse: In an incuse square, head of Aphrodite to right, her hair in a spendone.
At left: A.
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