Hemidrachm of Kingdom of Thrace with head of youth, struck under Lysimachos

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
311–309 B.C.


Mint: Thrace (Kingdom), Kardia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0821.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.04 gm.

Accession Number

00.197

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Youthful head to right, with band in hair.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Horseman galloping to right.
Above, Greek letters
Below, an ear of corn (?) and forepart of lion to right.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund