Tetrobol of Lycia with forepart of boar

Greek
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
500–460 B.C.


Mint: Lycia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2083.

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 3.06 gm.

Accession Number

04.1115

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of boar jumping to right.
Reverse: in incuse square, a triskeles.
Plain square border.

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. 1223); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund