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Stater of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of Apollo, struck under Philip II

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Obverse: Head of Apollo, laureate, right. Wreath has berries. Reverse: Biga racing right, driven by youthful charioteer in long chiton with goad in right hand and reins in left. Grain of corn below horses. In exergue: inscription in Greek. (see media screen for inscription) Struck under...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren,for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Late Classical Period, 359–336 B.C.


Pella or Amphipolis, Macedonia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0639.


Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 8.60 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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