Tetrobol of Kalchedon with bull

Greek
Classical Period
412–394 B.C.


Mint: Bithynia, Kalchedon

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1375.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 2.24 gm.

Accession Number

04.927

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bull standing to left on ear of grain.
Inscription in Greek above.
Reverse: Irregular quadripartite incuse, mill-sail type.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 979); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund