Tetradrachm of Leontinoi with head of Apollo
Mint: Sicily, Leontinoi
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0281.
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 17.20 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo to left, with double laurel wreath, hair in fine lines on top and forehead and back in series of rolls; curls on cheek and neck.
Reverse: Lion’s head to left in circle of four barley corns.
Inscription in Greek (retrograde).
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900