Tetrobol of Paionia with head of Athena, struck under Audoleon

Greek
Early Hellenistic Period
315–285 B.C.


Mint: Paionia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0743.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.98 gm.

Accession Number

04.652

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Athena a little to left of full front with three-crested Attic helmet. Beaded border.
Reverse: Forepart of a horse to the right.
Inscription in Greek beginning above at left. Beneath, monogram.
Beaded border.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Regling did not list this coin as Greenwell Collection.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund