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Didrachm of Maroneia with forepart of horse

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Obverse: Like 00.185. Reverse: Incuse square, enclosing a quadripartite square and the Greek inscription. (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 450–410 B.C.

Mint

Maroneia, Thrace

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0808.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 6.48 gm.

Accession Number

00.186

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins