Stater of Thebes with Boiotian shield
Mint: Boiotia (Federal Coinage), Thebes
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1004.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 11.33 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: In incuse square nude infant Herakles kneeling to left, a serpent in each raised hand.
Above, traces of inscription.
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. 784); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund