Tetrobol of Olynthos with prancing horse
about 432–420 B.C.
Mint: Macedonia, Olynthos
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 042.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.48 gm. Die Axis: 3
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Horse with loose rein, prancing right .
Reverse: Within incuse square eagle flying upwards, head to right, holding serpent in beak and talons.
Inscription in Greek.
By 1963: with Leu and Co.'s Bank, Ltd., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich; purchased by MFA from Leu and Co.'s Bank, Ltd., May 8, 1963
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour