Trihemiobol of the Perrhaiboi with horse and rider
Mint: Thessaly, Oloösson (the Perrhaiboi)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0915.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 1.41 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Horseman in petasos and chlamys walks to left carrying two spears. Below, an altar.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Female, in chiton and himation, seated to left in a chair with curving back and legs, her feet on a stool. She holds a crested Corinthian helmet in both hands.
Inscription in Greek around.
All within incuse square.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund