Trihemiobol of Kierion with head of Poseidon or Zeus

Greek
Late Classical Period
360–344 B.C.


Mint: Thessaly, Kierion

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0873.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.34 gm.

Accession Number

00.198

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Zeus, laureate, to right.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Arne kneeling to right knee, facing, playing knuckle-bones.
Inscriptions in Greek around and in field at right.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund