Diobol of Corinth with forepart of Pegasos
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period
Mint: Corinthia, Corinth
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1155.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.37 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of Pegasos, with curled wing, flying to left.
Below, Greek letter koppa.
Reverse: Head of Aphrodite to left, wearing a sakkos or kerchief with tassel, a bead necklace, and an earring.
In field left: A
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund