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Tetrobol of Aineia with head of Aineias

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Obverse: Head of Aineias to right, with crested Corinthian helmet, beard and long, dotted hair; dotted truncation; border of dots. Reverse: Quadripartite mill-sail square, incuse.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, 510 B.C.

Mint

Aineia, Macedonia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0513.

Dimensions

Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 2.69 gm.

Accession Number

00.159

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins