Tetradrachm of Gela with forepart of man-headed bull
Early Classical Period
Mint: Sicily, Gela
Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 16.10 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of manheaded bull.
Inscription in Greek above.
Reverse: Quadriga, right, driven by charioteer wearing long chiton, holding reins in both hands and goad in rght. Horses walking. Nike flying above crowning horses.
By date unknown: Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson Collection; September 12, 1918: gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson to MFA
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. William de Forest Thomson