Tetradrachm of Chalkis with eagle
Mint: Euboia, Chalkis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1018.
Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 16.85 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Eagle flying to right with serpent in beak and claws; one wing is above, one below.
Reverse: In incuse square a four spoked wheel with letters in three wheel openings, and in corner outside wheel.
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. 791); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund