Drachm of Skotoussa with forepart of horse

Greek
Classical Period
450–380 B.C.


Mint: Thessaly, Skotoussa

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0928.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 5.91 gm.

Accession Number

04.779

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of horse, prancing to left.
Reverse: In incuse square an ear of wheat placed diagonally.
Inscription in Greek at left and right.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 723); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund