Stater of Metapontion with head of Hygieia
Mint: Lucania, Metapontion
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0110.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 7.86 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Hygieia to right.; hair on forehead in wavy mass, on back of head in series of waves, parted from crown to ear, bound with taeniae; pointed earring.
Inscription on truncation.
Reverse: Ear of barley with leaf at left.
On right, upwards: MET
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson