Coin of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Apollo, struck under Philip IV
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Amphipolis or Pella
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 5.54 gm. Die Axis: 9
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Diademed head of Apollo right.
Reverse: Horseman right.
In field at left, double axe.
Inscription in Greek above and below. Monogram below horse.
By 1982: with Edward J. Waddell, Ltd., Suite 1100, 1050 Seventeenth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (auction 1, Barbizon Plaza Hotel, 106 Central Park South, New York City, December 9, 1982, lot 19); purchased on behalf of MFA at Waddell auction 1 by Jeffrey Spier, P.O. Box 1082, Radio City Station, New York, N.Y. 10101; December 17, 1982: purchased from Jeffrey Spier by Mary B. Comstock for MFA; gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA, January 12, 1983
Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock