Coin of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Athena, struck under Antigonos II

Greek
Hellenistic Period
277–239 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Amphipolis or Pella

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 5.60 gm. Die Axis: 7

Accession Number

65.701

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Athena right.
Reverse: Pan erecting trophy to right.
At left, Macedonian helmet. At right, uncertain symbol.
Monogram below. Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour