Drachm of Olympos with head of Apollo
Mint: Lycia, Olympos (Lycian League)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2090.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.99 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of the Lycian Apollo, laureate, to right. Hair in a roll along the face, with two long curls behind.
Reverse: In incuse square, a lyre in the center, a trophy right, and a palm branch left.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund