Tetrobol of Corinth with Pegasos
Late Classical Period
Mint: Corinthia, Corinth
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1139.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.68 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Pegasos flying left; Greek letter koppa nearly effaced.
Reverse: Head of Aphrodite to left, with hair loose (caught only by a narrow fillet at the back of the head), wearing a stephané decorated with palmettes, a pendant earring and a bead necklace.
In field at left, Greek letter; at right, Greek letter or a phiale?
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund