Tetradrachm of Kingdom of Macedonia with Macedonian shield, struck under Philip VI Andriskos
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Amphipolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0734.
Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 17.50 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Macedonian shield with beardless head to left of Philip Andriskos as Perseus in the center, wearing winged Phrygian cap ending at top in griffin’s head. At his shoulder, his harpa or sword.
Reverse: Club within oak wreath.
Inscriptions in Greek in field on either side of club and outside wreath.
By 1935: Anonymous Private Collection; Anonymous Gift to MFA, April 4, 1935
Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)