Triens of Vibo Valentia with head of Athena
about 192–89 B.C.
Mint: Bruttium, Vibo Valentia
Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 3.90 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Helmeted head of Athena right.
At left, four pellets (?).
Reverse: Owl facing.
At right, four pellets and star (?).
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