Tetradrachm of Terone with amphora

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 490–480 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia, Terone

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 17.22 gm.

Accession Number

2004.129

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Amphora with three clusters of grapes on body.
On each side in the field, a leaf.
In field: Greek letters.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square.

Provenance

By 2003: with Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., 31 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60602 (132nd Buy or Bid Sale, May 14, 2003, no. 88); purchased by MFA from Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour