Tristater of the Ichnai with herdsman and bulls
Late Archaic Period
510–500 B.C. or later
Mint: Thrace and Macedonia, The Ichnai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0589.
Diameter: 33 mm. Weight: 27.85 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude herdsman walking to left on line between two bulls to left with chains on their necks. Further bull raising head, the nearer bull lowering head.
Above, inscription in Greek.
Reverse: In incuse square, a raised four-spoked wheel.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund