Hemiobol of Mende with head of ass
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Macedonia, Mende
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0548.
Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.37 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of ass to right; dotted truncation.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Incuse square divided into alternately raised and sunk compartments of which four are incuse triangles.
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 this coin as Greenwell Collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund