Trihemiobol (?) of Dardanos with horse and rider
Early Classical Period
Mint: Troas, Dardanos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1628.
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.06 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude rider with hair in knot, on horse walking to left; his right hand is on horse’s mane, his left hand on his hip.
Reverse: In shallow incuse square two cocks stand facing each other on beaded line.
Inscription in Greek at right. Monogram at left above back of cock.
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. 1045); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund