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Tetrobol of Kingdom of Macedonia with horse, struck under Perdikkas II

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Obverse: Horse, with left foreleg raised, walking to right. Reverse: Incuse square, within which Macedonian helmet, with crest and cheekpieces, to right.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900

Greek, Classical Period, 446/5–438/7 B.C.

Mint

Macedonia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0630.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.80 gm.

Accession Number

03.956

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins