Hemiobol of Aegina with tortoise
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1114.
Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.49 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Tortoise with shell divided naturally into twelve plates. Head full-front.
Reverse: Incuse divided into compartments.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund