Trihemiobol of Skepsis with forepart of horse

Greek
Early Classical Period
480–450 B.C.


Mint: Troas, Skepsis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1635.

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 0.84 gm.

Accession Number

04.978

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of horse jumping to right.
Beaded border.
Inscription in Greek around.
Reverse: In incuse square, fir tree on mound.
Square beaded border.

Provenance

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

Regling did not list this as Greenwell.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund