Obol of Side with pomegranate

Greek
Classical Period
460–440 B.C.


Mint: Pamphylia, Side

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2102.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 0.68 gm.

Accession Number

04.1129

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pomegranate on stem.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Head of Athena to right, in Corinthian helmet; long, dotted hair. Truncation dotted.
Square incuse.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904

Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund