Stater of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of youth, struck under Archelaos I

Greek
Classical Period
413–399 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0634.

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.65 gm.

Accession Number

04.712

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of a youth to right with broad fillet in hair.
Reverse: Within incuse square a horse to right, left front foot raised and rein hanging from bridle.
Inscription in Greek above and at right.
Plain square border.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund