Tetradrachm of Kyrene with head of Zeus Ammon, struck under Aristomedes
Mint: Cyrenaica, Kyrene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1318.
Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 12.78 gm.
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Head of Zeus Ammon laureate to left with flying locks and ram’s horn.
Inscription in Greek at right..
Reverse: Silphion plant with flowers.
Inscription in Greek in field at left and right.
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 did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund