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Tetrobol (?) of Mende (?) with tripod lebes and cover

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Obverse: Tripod with bowl and cover. Reverse: Three incuse triangles.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic or Classical Period, 5th century B.C.

Mint

Mende (?), Macedonia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2319.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.33 gm.

Accession Number

04.702

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins