Tetrobol of Aineia with head of Aineias

Greek
Late Archaic Period
510 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia, Aineia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0513.

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.69 gm.

Accession Number

00.159

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Aineias to right, with crested Corinthian helmet, beard and long, dotted hair; dotted truncation.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Quadripartite mill-sail square, incuse.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund