Coin of Skepsis with forepart of Pegasos
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
about 400–310 B.C.
Mint: Troas, Skepsis
Diameter: 17.5 mm. Weight: 3.63 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of Pegasus left.
Reverse: Fir-tree within linear square.
At left, thyrsos.
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