Drachm of Mytilene with head of Apollo
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1667.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 4.06 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, facing to right, and wearing a laurel-wreath.
Reverse: Head of nymph Mytilene facing to left, crossbands on top of head.
Inscription in Greek around.
All within square incuse.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 1908: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 4,884.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 08.329-08.359)
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund