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Coin of Skepsis with forepart of Pegasos

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Obverse: Pegasus protome to left, body ends in horn. Reverse: Fir tree. At right, uncertain object. Inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 4th century B.C.

Mint

Skepsis, Troas

Dimensions

Diameter: 13.5 mm. Weight: 1.71 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

65.546

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins