Drachm of the dynast Mosses with man standing beside a horse
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Thrace or Macedonia
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0618.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.14 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Man standing right, on left side of bridled horse, standing right; beardless in flat, tiara-like headdress and chlamys; in left hand, two spears crossing and slanting downwards.
Reverse: Square incuse; in center, a raised four-part square with slightly raised surfaces.
Inscription in Greek around, within the incuse square.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund