Didrachm of Maroneia with forepart of horse, struck under Archembrotos
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
about 495–448 B.C.
Mint: Thrace, Maroneia
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0806.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 7.45 gm.
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Forepart of a horse, springing to left.
Inscriptions in Greek at left and below.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Quadripartite square, incuse.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund