Tetradrachm of Macedonia with Macedonian shield
Mint: Macedonia, Amphipolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0731.
Diameter: 36 mm. Weight: 16.97 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Macedonian shield with draped bust of Artemis Tauropolos to right in the center, all within ornate circular border of seven eight-pointed stars with double crescents separated by groups of three pellets.
Reverse: Horizontal club within oak wreath.
Monograms above and below. Inscriptions in Greek above and below.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900