Drachm of Tenedos with janiform head
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Troas (Islands off), Tenedos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1640.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 3.44 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Double head; at left a woman with earring and broad fillet in hair; at right a bearded man laureate.
Reverse: In incuse square, a double axe.
At left below, a bunch of grapes, at right, an amphora.
Inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1052); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund