Drachm (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Hera

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

350/220 BC

Artist:

Greek; minted in Knossos, Crete

About this artwork

Obverse: Head of Hera to left
Reverse: Square labyrinth

On View

Ancient and Byzantine Art, Gallery 151

Artist

Ancient Greek

Title

Drachm (Coin) Depicting the Goddess Hera

Origin

Knossos

Date

350 BC–220 BC

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Reverse: ΚΝΩΣΙ Α Ρ

Dimensions

Diam. 1.9 cm; 5.30 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4914

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