Obol of Kelenderis with prancing horse
400 B.C. or later
Mint: Cilicia, Kelenderis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2117.
Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 0.71 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bridled horse prancing to right.
Reverse: Forepart of goat kneeling on right foreleg, head to left.
Caduceus at left.
Inscription in Greek at left and right.
By date unknown: Subhi Collection; 1878: Sotheby Sale of Subhi Pacha Collection, no. 267 (according to Regling and Brett); 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. 1254); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund