Obol of Auriol Hoard Class with female head
Late Archaic or Classical Period
500–450 B.C. or later
Mint: Gaul (Auriol Hoard Class)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0015.
Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 0.72 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Female head right with elongated sakkos (?), across which, dotted line between two plain lines; disk earring; truncation dotted.
Reverse: Irregular incuse square.
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. 1380); Septenber 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund