Oktobol of the Bisaltai (?) with huntsman and horse
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Thrace and Macedonia, The Bisaltai (?)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0616.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 4.12 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Huntsman standing right on left side of bridled horse walking right; nude, beardless, in flat, broad-rimmed hat; hair short, dotted; upper body in front view; in lowered right hand, couched spears; left hand holding bridle.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Fourpart square incuse; surfaces raised.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund