Hemidrachm of Abdera with leaping griffin, struck under Hekatonymos
Mint: Thrace, Abdera
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0769.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.49 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Griffin sitting up to left on line.
Inscription in Greek above and below.
Reverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, to right, in square
Inscription in Greek around, beginning above.
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. 457); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund