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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1937
People
Arcadian League
Title
Hemidrachm of Arcadian League
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
477-428 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Arkadia
Period
Classical period
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/169813
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
2.89 g
Die Axis
3
Denomination
hemidrachm
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Reverse Inscription: ΑΡΚΑΔΙΚΟΝ?
Provenance
Hamburger, 11 June 1930, 260.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Williams 250b (this coin)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Loan from the Trustees of the Arthur Stone Dewing Greek Numismatic Foundation
Object Number
1.1965.1937
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Zeus enthroned l. with scepter and eagle

Reverse: Head of Kallisto r. wearing tainia in incuse square

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