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Trihemiobol (?) of Dardanos with horse and rider

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Obverse: Nude rider with hair in knot, on horse walking to left; his right hand is on horse's mane, his left hand on his hip. Reverse: In shallow incuse square two cocks stand facing each other on beaded line. At left above [inscription]; at right [inscription]. (see media screen for...

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By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1045); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Early Classical Period, 465–450 B.C.


Dardanos, Troas

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1628.


Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 1.06 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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