Drachm of Kyrene with head of Zeus Ammon, struck under Theupheides
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Cyrenaica, Kyrene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1339.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.18 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Beardless male head to left with ram’s horn, fillet in hair.
Inscription in Greek at right.
Reverse: Silphion plant with fruit.
Inscription in Greek in field at left and right.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund