Tetrobol of Kyme with eagle

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
350–320 B.C.


Mint: Aeolis, Kyme

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1649.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.68 gm.

Accession Number

04.988

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Eagle standing to right, head to left, wings closed.
Inscription in Greek at right, below.
Reverse: Forepart of horse jumping to right.

Provenance

By date unknown: Ivanoff Collection; 1863: Ivanoff Sale, Cat. Sotheby, no. 235 (according to Regling and Brett); 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. 1059); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund