Tetrobol of Lycia with boar
about 450 B.C.
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 208.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 3.02 gm. Die Axis: 5
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Boar walking to left.
Traces of another animal, a bull to left (?) beneath.
Reverse: Forepart of a lion lying to left, with end of body protruding beyond rectangular frame of dots. All within incuse square.
By 1963: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 13, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour