Diobol of Erythrai with Pegasos
Early Classical Period
470–450 B.C. or later
Mint: Ionia, Erythrai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1839.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 1.47 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Peagasos, with curled wing, flying to right.
Reverse: Shallow incuse square with a rosette or flower of twelve petals.
Around: inscription in Greek.
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)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund