Triobol of Maroneia with forepart of horse, struck under Ka[...]

Greek
Classical Period
.ca. 398/97-386/85 B.C.


Mint: Thrace, Maroneia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0814.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.76 gm.

Accession Number

04.627

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of horse, springing to left.
Inscription in Greek at left and right..
Reverse: Within an incuse square a dotted square containing a bunch of grapes and leaves. Below the grapes and leaves at left, a kantharos; below at right, an inscription in Greek.

Provenance

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. 494); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund