Obol of Kyrene with stallion

Greek
Hellenistic Period
Early 3rd century B.C.


Mint: Cyrenaica, Kyrene

Dimensions

Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 0.39 gm.

Accession Number

16.415

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Stallion stepping right.
Above, eight-pointed star. (?)
Reverse: Lyre (cithara).
Concave field.

Provenance

Source Unknown; accessioned by MFA, 1916

Credit Line

Source unidentified