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Stater of Thraco-Macedonian tribe or city with sphinx

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Obverse: Sphinx seated right on groundline. Reverse: Quadripartite incuse.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Dennis P. Devine, 24 Meroke Lane, Rocky Point, NY 11778; October 26, 1994: purchased by MFA from Dennis P. Devine

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Archaic Period, Late 6th century B.C.

Mint

Uncertain, Thrace and Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 13.35 gm.

Accession Number

1994.233

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins