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Mint: Epirus

1 Drachm from Epirus

238–168 B.C.

Silver

4.93 g, 11:00, 21 mm
Gift of Mary Hyde Ottaway
2016.94.26
Geography: 
Made in Epirus
Culture: 
Greek
Period: 
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

John Warren Wells, Chicago, to. 1959; Mary Hyde Ottaway, New Paltz, N.Y., 1959–2016; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

Benjamin Hellings, “The Mary Hyde Ottaway Collection of Ancient Coins,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2017): 101, fig. 5.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.