Coin of Skepsis with forepart of Pegasos

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.


Mint: Troas, Skepsis

Dimensions

Diameter: 13.5 mm. Weight: 1.71 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.546

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasus protome to left, body ends in horn.
Reverse: Fir tree. At right, uncertain object.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour