Stater of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Apollo, struck under Philip II
Late Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Pella or Amphipolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0644.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 8.60 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, to right.
Reverse: Biga driven to right by charioteer extending a whip in his right hand.
Underneath horses the head of a trident.
Inscription in Greek in the exergue.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund