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Tetrobol of Paionia with head of Athena, struck under Audoleon

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Obverse: Head of Athena a little to left of full front with three-crested Attic helmet. Beaded border. Reverse: Forepart of a horse springing to the right. [inscription] beginning above at left. Beneath, monogram. Beaded border. (see media screen for inscriptions)

Provenance

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 Regling did not list this coin as Greenwell Collection.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Early Hellenistic Period, 315–285 B.C.

Mint

Paionia (Kingdom)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0743.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.98 gm.

Accession Number

04.652

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins