Hemidrachm of Thracian Chersonesos with forepart of lion

Greek
Classical Period
After 465 B.C.


Mint: Thracian Chersonesos, Kardia (?)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0849.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 2.39 gm.

Accession Number

18.672

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of lion right with head turned back, jaws open, and paws raised.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square; alternate depressions deeper and containing a pellet.

Credit Line

Source unidentified