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Obol of Corinth with Pegasos

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Obverse: Design and letter like 01.5474. Reverse: Head of a trident, ornamented with scrolls. [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 Period, 350–338 B.C.

Mint

Corinth, Corinthia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1146.

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 0.42 gm.

Accession Number

01.5474

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins