Tetrobol of Syracuse with head of Apollo, struck under Agathokles
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Sicily, Syracuse
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0467.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 2.86 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate, left.
Reverse: Biga racing right with youthful charioteer in chiton, goad in right hand, reins in left.
In exergue: Greek letter.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund