Triens of Rhegion with busts of the Dioskouroi
about 203–89 B.C.
Mint: Bruttium, Rhegion
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 3.99 gm. Die Axis: 9
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Draped busts of Dioskouroi right wearing laureate pilei.
Reverse: Hermes standing, head left, holds branch in right hand, caduceus in left.
In field at left, cornucopia and IIII.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour