Coin of Kingdom of Macedonia with male head in Corinthian helmet, struck under Demetrios Poliorketes
Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Uncertain (Caria) (?)
Diameter: 15.5 mm. Weight: 2.31 gm. Die Axis: 9
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Youthful male head in Corinthian helmet to right.
Reverse: Prow to right.
At right, double-axe. At left, aplustre.
Monogram below. Above: inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour