Tetradrachm of Tenedos with janiform head
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Troas (Islands off), Tenedos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1637.
Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 15.49 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Double head; at left a bearded man, at right a woman, with earrings;
fillet in hair.
Reverse: In incuse square, a double axe; at right below, an amphora,
Inscription in Greek also below the double axe, mostly on the left side
Plain square border.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1050); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund