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Stater of Kingdom of Macedonia with head of youth, struck under Archelaos I

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Obverse: Head of a youth to right with broad fillet in hair. Reverse: Within incuse square a horse to right, left front foot raised and rein hanging from bridle; inscription in Greek above. Plain square border. (see media screen for Greek inscription)


By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 413–399 B.C.


Macedonia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0634.


Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.65 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins