Coin of Kingdom of Macedonia with prow, struck under Demetrios Poliorketes
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Uncertain
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.14 gm. Die Axis: 11
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Prow of ship left.
Inscriptions in Greek above and below.
Reverse: Demetrius on horseback to right, holding spear.
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