Overall: 13/16 in. (20 mm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853
Place Made: Greece, Europe
1000 BCE-1 CE
Numismatics: Greek and Roman
Not on view
Obverse: Aegis with Gorgon head in center Reverse: AMIEOY [inscription] Nike (right) holding Filleten Palm branch. to left and right: Monograms
Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.
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