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Trihemiobol of Kierion with head of Poseidon or Zeus

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Obverse: Head of Zeus, laureate, to right. Border of dots. Reverse: Arne kneeling to right knee, facing, playing knuckle bones. [inscriptions] (see media screen for inscriptions)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Late Classical Period, 360–344 B.C.

Mint

Kierion, Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0873.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 1.34 gm.

Accession Number

00.198

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins