1 1/2 stater of Thraco-Macedonian tribe or city with kneeling goat

Greek
Late Archaic Period
Early 5th century B.C.


Mint: Thrace and Macedonia, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 047.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 14.13 gm.

Accession Number

59.44

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Goat kneeling to right.
Reverse: Square incuse divided by eight radiating lines.

Provenance

By 1958: with AG Leu & Co., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland and Adolph Hess AG, Haldenstrasse 5, Lucerne, Switzerland (Hess-Leu auction, Hotel Schweizerhof, Lucerne, April 2, 1958, lot 140); February 12, 1959: purchased by MFA from Leu & Co.'s Bank, Ltd. for $ 1,600.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour