Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Zeus, struck under Philip II
Late Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Pella
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0651.
Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 14.45 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Zeus right, laureate.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Naked boy-rider to right bearing palm.
Beneath horse, thunderbolt?
Inscription in Greek around and Greek letter in exergue.
1935, anonymous gift to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 4, 1935)
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)