Hemidrachm of Kleitor with head of Helios
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Arkadia (Peloponnesos), Kleitor
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1257.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.58 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Helios full front, with crown of rays, surrounded by dots.
Reverse: Bull charging to right on line, head nearly full front.
By date unknown: Moore Collection (Cat. Sotheby, Moore, 1889, no. 307 according to Regling and Brett); 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. 950); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund