Hemidrachm of Pharkadon with youth restraining bull
Mint: Thessaly, Pharkadon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0917.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.62 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Youth with petasos and chlamys to right checking by the horns a bull, (only the forepart indicated).
Reverse: In incuse square the forepart of a prancing horse, to right.
Inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling does not list this as Greenwell collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund