Drachm of Akanthos with kneeling bull
Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia, Akanthos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0524.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 4.19 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bull kneeling right on right knee, head to left, left foreleg bent.
Dotted ground line; below, akanthos flower upwards.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Fourpart incuse square, surfaces irregularly granulated.
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. 538); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund