Hemidrachm of Pharsalos with head of Athena
Mint: Thessaly, Pharsalos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0923.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.99 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena to right, wearing an Attic helmet with ear-pieces turned up, the back decorated with a palmette and scroll.
Reverse: Horse’s head and neck to right.
Inscription in Greek around.
All withIn incuse square.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund