Tetrobol of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Artemis, struck under Philip II
Late Classical Period
Mint: Macedonia (Kingdom), Amphipolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0657.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.45 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Artemis slightly to left of full front; earrings and necklace.
Reverse: Nude boy on a horse which prances to right; in his right hand a palm branch.
Below in right field, forepart of a winged horse to right.
Above and at right, inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 640); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund