Tetradrachm of Katane with head of Apollo
Mint: Sicily, Katane
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0268.
Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 17.17 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, in triple laurel wreath, right; short, wavy locks, in thick mass on forehead.
Inscription in Greek around.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Quadriga three-quarters left, horses galloping; charioteer bending far forward; reins in outstretched right and left hands, Nike crowning driver.
Inscription in Greek below ground line and above fish.
In exergue fish to left, upside down.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900