Stater of Thebes with Boiotian shield
Mint: Boiotia (Federal Coinage), Thebes
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1003.
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 12.51 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: In incuse square nude bearded Herakles advancing to right, tripod in left hand, club in raised right hand.
Inscription in Greek at left.
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 as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund