Drachm of Sikyon with Chimaera
Mint: Sikyonia (Peloponnesos), Sikyon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1176.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 5.79 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Chimaera, profile to left.
Inscription in Greek below the body.
Reverse: Dove flying profile to left in an olive-wreath.
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