Drachm of Maroneia with forepart of horse, struck under Athe[...]
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
ca. 495/90-449/48 B.C.
Mint: Thrace, Maroneia
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0807.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 3.38 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of horse, springing to left; triple line where body stops, the middle one beaded.
Round knobs, one below, one above the horse’s neck.
Reverse: In incuse square, a ram’s head to left in dotted square.
Below head, inscription in Greek.
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. 491); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund