Tetradrachm of Macedonia with Macedonian shield, struck under P. Iuventius Thalna
Mint: Macedonia, Amphipolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0733.
Diameter: 30 mm. Weight: 16.57 gm. Die Axis: 3
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Artemis in a Maedonian shield, profile to right, wearing a crescent-shaped diadem, and with quiver at shoulder.
Above, a hand holding an olive-branch, and LEG (atus).
Below, inscription in Greek and monogram.
The whole in an oak-wreath.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1897: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 25,000.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 97.285-97.442 and 97.1104)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund