Tetrobol of Kingdom of Macedonia with Macedonian shield, struck under Philip V and Perseus (semi-autonomous)
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Pella
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0729.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.78 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Macedonian shield, with six-branched solar symbol in center within two plain circles.
Around, six double crescents with central pellet separated by groups of three pellets.
Reverse: Stern of ship to right, on which inscription in Greek.
Above, club horizontally.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund