Drachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of deified Alexander the Great, struck under Lysimachos
Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Ephesos (Ionia)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0836.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 4.28 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of deified Alexander to right, with horn of Ammon and head-band.
Reverse: Athena seated profile to left, holding a Victory in her right hand, her left arm leaning upon her shield, a spear at her right side.
Inscription in Greek in the field at left and right.
In the field at left a bee between two letters (not in the field at right).
1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund