1/4 stater of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Herakles, struck under Philip II

Greek
Late Classical Period
359–336 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Pella or Amphipolis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0645.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.14 gm.

Accession Number

04.714

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Herakles unbearded right, in lion’s skin.
Reverse: Kantharos above horizontal bow and club.
Below, inscription in Greek.

Provenance

Greenwell Collection. September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Regling does not list this as Greenwell Collection.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund