Drachm of Miletos with head of Apollo, struck under Diopompos
Late Classical Period
Mint: Ionia, Miletos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1888.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.54 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, profile to left, wearing long hair.
Reverse: Lion standing to left, looking back at a star.
Below, inscription with magistrate’s name.
Monogram at left.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund