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Triobol of Maroneia with forepart of horse, struck under Eup[...]

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Obverse: Forepart of horse sprining to left, border of dots across its body. [Greek inscription]. Reverse: Within a dotted square in an incuse square, the branch of a vine with a large bunch of grapes, and the letters M A. [see media screen for inscription]

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 390–350 B.C.

Mint

Maroneia, Thrace

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0815.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.62 gm.

Accession Number

01.5448

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins