Coin of Cherronesos with quadriga
about 300–200 B.C.
Mint: Tauric Chersonesos, Cherronesos
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 5.98 gm. Die Axis: 9
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Quadriga to right, driven by Artemis (?).
Reverse: Naked warrior to left, kneeling behind shield.
Inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour