Hemidrachm of Phokian League with head of bull

Greek
Late Classical Period
355–346 B.C.


Mint: Phokis, Delphoi (Phokian League)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0973.

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.78 gm.

Accession Number

00.224

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bull’s head, full front.
Reverse: Head of Apollo to right, laureate and with flowing hair.
To left a lyre; below, traces of Greek inscription.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund