Obol of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Late Classical Period
350–338 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1146.

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 0.42 gm.

Accession Number

01.5474

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasos flying left.
(No Greek letter visible.)
Reverse: Head of a trident, ornamented with scrolls.
Greek letter in field at left.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund