Hemidrachm of Kalchedon with forepart of bull
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Bithynia, Kalchedon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1377.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 1.80 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of bull standing to left, head full front.
Below head, a star. Inscription in Greek above.
Reverse: Three ears of wheat from one stalk, trident form.
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. 980); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund