Hemidrachm of the Oitaioi (Oeta) with head of lion
Mint: Thessaly, The Oitaioi (Oeta)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0912.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.61 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of a lion 3/4 left, with a spear-head in its mouth.
Reverse: Nude, youthful Herakles, laureate?, standing full front, left leg bent, holding his club across both arms.
Inscription in Greek at right.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund