Tetrobol (?) of Hydisos with head of Zeus
Hellenistic or Imperial Period
1st century B.C.
Mint: Caria, Hydisos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1965.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.27 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bearded head of Zeus Areios to right in plumed helmet.
Reverse: Horizontal thunderbolt.
Inscription in Greek above and below.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund