Oktadrachm of Abdera with griffin, struck under Anti[...]
Mint: Thrace, Abdera
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0745.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 29.83 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Griffin seated to the left, on line with curved, raised wings, right fore-leg raised, mouth open.
Inscription in Greek at the left.
Reverse: Quadripartite 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. 434); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund