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Stater of Kingdom of Macedonia with male head, struck under Aeropos

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Obverse: Filleted male head to right. Reverse: Within incuse, horse walking right, rein trailing to ground. On hip, caduceus. Above: inscription in Greek. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1969: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., February 9, 1972

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical Period, 396–392 B.C.

Mint

Macedonia (Kingdom)

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.5 mm. Weight: 10.67 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

1972.43

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins