Tetrobol of Byzantion with cow

Greek
Late Classical Period
about 357–340 B.C.


Mint: Thrace, Byzantion

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.47 gm.

Accession Number

64.729

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Cow on dolphin advancing left.
Greek letters above cow and monogram between forelegs of cow.
Reverse: Incuse square, quartered with surface dotted.

Provenance

By 1964: Dr. Elias J. Marsh Collection; gift of Dr. Elias J. Marsh to MFA, May 13, 1964

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Elias J. Marsh