Diobol of Erythrai with Pegasos
Early Classical Period
470–450 B.C. or later
Mint: Ionia, Erythrai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1840.
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.50 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Pegasos with curled wing raised, galloping to right.
Above at left a pilos.
Reverse: In shallow incuse square, a rosette of flower of twelve petals.
Inscription in Greek in the corners.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund