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. 0653.
Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 14.50 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Zeus laureate to right.
Reverse: Nude boy on a horse which prances to right on line; in his right hand he holds a palm branch, in left hand the reins.
Eight rayed star below.
Above, inscription in Greek.
Greenwell Collection. September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund