Hemidrachm of Thebes with Boiotian shield

Greek
Archaic Period
600–550 B.C.


Mint: Boiotia (Federal Coinage), Thebes

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0981.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.78 gm.

Accession Number

04.807

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: Tripartite incuse, windmill form.

Provenance

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. 762); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund