Drachm of Kingdom of Paionia with head of youth, struck under Patraos

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
335–315 B.C.


Mint: Paionia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0741.

Dimensions

Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 2.86 gm.

Accession Number

04.651

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Youthful male head to right with band in short hair.
Reverse: Forepart of boar running right.
Inscription in Greek above; monogram below.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Regling did not list this coin as Greenwell Collection.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund