Tetrobol of Corinth with Pegasos
Late Archaic Period
about 510–480 B.C.
Mint: Corinthia, Corinth
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1123.
Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 2.75 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Pegasos with curled wing, flying to right.
Greek letter under his body.
Reverse: Archaic head of Athena in Corinthian helmet, profile to right.
Hair falls in straight lines on forehead. She wears a necklace.
1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund