1/8 stater of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Philip II

Greek
Late Classical Period
356–336 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Pella or Amphipolis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0646.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 1.06 gm.

Accession Number

04.715

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Herakles unbearded to right in lion’s skin.
Beaded border.
Reverse: Kantharos.
Inscription in Greek at left and right.

Provenance

Greenwell Collection. September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Regling does not list this as Greenwell.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund