Hemidrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of youth, struck under Philip II
Late Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Pella
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0656.
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.68 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo to right bound with a fillet.
Reverse: Within a linear circle Greek inscription above youth riding a horse to left, with right hand raised, and left holding a palm-branch. Monogram below.
Plain exergual line.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund