Stater of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Apollo, struck under Philip II

Greek
Late Classical Period
359–336 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Pella or Amphipolis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0638.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 8.59 gm.

Accession Number

19.77

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, to right.
Reverse: Biga of horses galloping right with youthful charioteer in long chiton, goad in right hand, reins in left.
Kantharos below horses.
Inscription in Greek in exergue.

Provenance

By 1919: George A. Kittredge Collection; bequest of George A. Kittredge to MFA, March 20, 1919

Credit Line

Bequest of George A. Kittredge