Tetrobol of Kingdom of Macedonia with horse and rider, struck under Alexander I
Early Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Aigai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0624.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.19 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Horseman riding to right, wearing petasos and chlamys, and carrying two spears.
Border of dots.
Reverse: In incuse square, head and right forepaw of a lion to right, with open mouth and protruding tongue.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund