Tetrobol (?) of Mende with head of Dionysos
Mint: Macedonia, Mende
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0555.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.04 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of young Dionysos to left, beardless. crowned with ivy with bunch of berries on top of head and broad tie-end with fringe; hair long.
Reverse: Amphora with volute handles.
Inscription in Greek around.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund