Diobol of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period
338–280 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1147.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.83 gm.

Accession Number

01.5476

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasos flying left.
Below: Greek letter koppa.
Reverse: Pegasos, unbridled and with Oriental wing, trotting to left on a plain line.
Below: A P

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund