Coin of Macedonia with head of Apollo, struck under Kassander

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
about 306–297 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 6.19 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

65.826

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo to right.
Reverse: Tripod.
At left and right: monograms and Greek inscription.

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