Obverse: Horned horse's head. Border of dots. Reverse: Anchor. Border of dots. Inscription in Greek in left and right fields, downwards. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)
By date unknown: Frank Sherman Benson Collection; by 1909: with Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge, 13 Wellington Street, Strand, London W.C. (auction of the Benson Collection, February 3-5 and 8-11, 1909, lot 755a); by date unknown: S. Pozzi Collection: by 1920: with Naville & Cie., 6 and 8 Rue Pécolat, Geneva, Switzerland (auction of the Pozzi Collection, Galeries Fischer, Lucerne, Switzerland, April 4ff., 1921, lot 2925); by date unknown: R. Cyril Lockett Collection (SNG, Lockett, no. 3099); by 1961: with Glendining & Co., Ltd., 7 Blenheim Street, New Bond Street, London, W. 1 (auction of the Lockett Collection, February 21-23, 1961, lot 2557); by date unknown: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; September 19, 1962: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., for $ 90- (total price for 62.639–62.655 = $ 2300-)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour
Greek, Early Hellenistic Period, about 288–287 B.C.