Siglos of Kingdom of Persia with running-kneeling king, struck under Arses and Dareios III (?)
about 338 B.C.
Mint: Persia (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2206.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 8.29 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bearded king kneeling on right knee to right, in right hand short sword, in left hand bow. He wears long garment, quiver at back, and turreted crown.
Reverse: Irregular incuse.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1309); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund