Drachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Perseus
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Amphipolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0723.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 4.11 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Perseus, profile to right, wearing a fillet.
Reverse: Within an oak wreath, a club horizontally; inscription above and below club; monograms above and below; outside wreath at left an eight-pointed star.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund