Diobol of Thraco-Macedonian tribe or city with head of horse

Greek
Late Archaic Period
510–500 B.C.


Mint: Thrace and Macedonia, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0608.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 1.00 gm.

Accession Number

04.703

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head and neck of horse to right; two dotted lines at truncation.
Reverse: Goat kneeling right on right knee.
Square incuse.

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. 613); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund