Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Zeus, struck under Philip II
Late Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Pella
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0650.
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 14.46 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Zeus laureate to right.
Reverse: Nude boy riding a horse which walks to right on line; in his right hand he holds a palm branch, in left hand the reins.
Inscription in Greek beginning at left. Horizontal thunderbolt below.
In exergue, inscription.
Greenwell Collection. September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling does not list this as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund