Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with horse and rider, struck under Alexander I
Early Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Aigai
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0625.
Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 13.33 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Horseman riding to right, wearing petasos and chlamys, and carrying two spears.
Dotted exergual line, and border of dots.
Reverse: Incuse square, enclosing a linear square, within which is a goat’s head to right, and behind this a small, inverted caduceus.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund