Drachm of Corinth with Pegasos
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
about 350–300 B.C.
Mint: Corinthia, Corinth
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1138.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.72 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Pegasos flying to left.
Below: Greek letter koppa
Reverse: Head of Aphrodite to left, laureate, with hair loose, and wearing a pendant earring and a bead necklace.
In the field, right, Greek letter delta.
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