Drachm of Maroneia with forepart of horse

Greek
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
500–450 B.C.


Mint: Thrace, Maroneia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0805.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.39 gm.

Accession Number

00.185

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of a horse, springing to left.
Inscription effaced.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Incuse square with a four-pointed star over a rosette.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund