Tetradrachm of Kyrene with silphion plant, struck under Nikis
Mint: Cyrenaica, Kyrene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1316.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 13.06 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Silphion plant.
Reverse: In incuse circle head of Zeus Ammon to left.
In front of head, sprig of ivy.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900