Dec 9, 2009

Drachm: Forepart of Lion (obverse)

Drachm: Forepart of Lion (obverse)

465–449 BC

Part of a set. See all set records


Diameter: 1.6 cm (5/8 in.)

Weight: 6.156 g (0.22 oz)

Die axis: 3

Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic Trust 1917.994.a


Did you know?

The forepart of a lion on Knidian coins is thought to represent Apollo.

See also
GR - Greek
Greek and Roman Art
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