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Diobol of Corinth with Pegasos

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Obverse: Like 01.5475. Reverse: Pegasos, unbridled and with Oriental wing, trotting to left on a plain line. Below, A P. [see media screen for inscriptions]

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Late Classical or Hellenistic Period, 338–280 B.C.

Mint

Corinth, Corinthia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1147.

Dimensions

Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 0.83 gm.

Accession Number

01.5476

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins