Coin

Greek, Chios, Ionia

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after 84 BCE

Bronze

Overall: 3/4 in. (19 mm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29667

Geography/Culture

Europe, Greece

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Sphinx seated right Reverse: Amphora between POETPA [inscription] and 1H-OE [inscription]

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Old Number

HN 40

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