Drachm of Kolophon with head of Apollo
Early Classical Period
Mint: Ionia, Kolophon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1877.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 5.26 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to right; hair in tight curls or knots below.
Reverse: In incuse square a lyre.
Inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1103); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund