Coin of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Apollo, struck under Philip V and Perseus (semi-autonomous)
about 185–168 B.C.
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Amphipolis (?)
Diameter: 19.5 mm. Weight: 7.88 gm. Die Axis: 2
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo right.
Uncertain monograms at left and right.
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