Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Paionia with head of Athena, struck under Audoleon

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
315–285 B.C.


Mint: Paionia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0742.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 12.55 gm.

Accession Number

97.439

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Athena, almost full-front, wearing three-crested Attic helmet and necklace.
Reverse: Horse walking profile to right with rein hanging.
Inscription in Greek above and at right.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund