Tetrobol of Kingdom of Macedonia with horse and rider, struck under Perdikkas II

Greek
Classical Period
437/6–432/1 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0633.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.36 gm.

Accession Number

00.163

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Horseman to right, wearing flat, broad-brimmed hat and endromides (high boots).
Reverse: In incuse square, the forepart of a lion to right.
Above, a caduceus to right.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund