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Trihemiobol of the Perrhaiboi with horse and rider

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Obverse: Horseman in petasos and chlamys walks to left carrying two spears. Below, an altar. Border of dots. Reverse: Incuse square; [inscription]. Female, in chiton and himation, seated to left in a chair with curving back and legs, her feet on a stool. She holds a crested Corinthian helmet in...

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

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 465–200 B.C.


Oloösson (the Perrhaiboi), Thessaly

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0915.


Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 1.41 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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