Hemidrachm of Thracian Chersonesos with youth riding horse
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Thracian Chersonesos, Kardia (?)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0848.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.75 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude youth on horse walking to right, two spears diagonally in left hand, reins in right hand.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, surface irregular.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund