Obol of Mykalessos with Boiotian shield

Greek
Classical Period
387–374 B.C.


Mint: Boiotia, Mykalessos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1010.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 0.88 gm.

Accession Number

00.228

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: Thunderbolt, vertically.
Greek letters in field at left and right.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund