Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Paionia with head of Apollo, struck under Patraos
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Paionia (Kingdom)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0740.
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 12.32 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, to right.
Reverse: Fully armed warrior on horse to right, spearing a fallen Persian foot soldier.
At left, kantharos.
Inscription in Greek.
Struck under Patraos, king of Paeonia.
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
Regling did not list this coin as Greenwell Collection.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund