Trihemiobol of Lampsakos with head of Apollo

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
400–300 B.C.


Mint: Mysia, Lampsakos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1605.

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.24 gm.

Accession Number

04.958

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to right.
Reverse: Forepart of horse with curled wings, one above, one below, jumping to right.
Star below.
Inscription in Greek above.

Provenance

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

Regling did not list this as Greenwell.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund