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Tetradrachm of Maroneia with head of Dionysos, struck under Athenes

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Obverse: Head of Dionysos to left, unbearded with ivy wreath. Hair falling in thick locks below wreath. Reverse: Incuse square, [inscription] beginning above, around square, in which is a vine with four bunches of grapes. (see media screen for 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 by Regling as Greenwell Collection.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 410–390 B.C.


Maroneia, Thrace

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0812.


Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 16.58 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins