Didrachm of Kyme with forepart of horse

Greek
Archaic Period
Early 6th century B.C.


Mint: Aeolis, Kyme

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1646.

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 11.58 gm.

Accession Number

04.1261

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of horse jumping to left, only one leg shown.
Reverse: Large incuse square with palmette ornament and small one with rosette ornament.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1405); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund