Drachm of Knidos with forepart of lion
about 440 B.C.
Mint: Caria, Knidos
Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 5.98 gm. Die Axis: 9
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion protome right.
Reverse: Incuse square, within which head of Aphrodite right wearing necklace, hair bound with diadem of beads.
By 1965: with Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Münzen und Medaillen, A.G., February 10, 1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour