Hemidrachm of Sikyon with Chimaera
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Sikyonia (Peloponnesos), Sikyon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1180.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 2.79 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Chimaera to right on line, left forepaw raised.
Inscription in Greek below body.
Reverse: Dove flying to right one wing above, one below.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling does not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund