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Tetradrachm of Terone with amphora

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Obverse: Amphora with three clusters of grapes on body. On each side in the field, a leaf. In field: Greek letters. Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square.

Provenance

By 2003: with Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., 31 N. Clark St., Chicago, IL 60602 (132nd Buy or Bid Sale, May 14, 2003, no. 88); purchased by MFA from Harlan J. Berk, Ltd., March 24, 2004

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 490–480 B.C.

Mint

Terone, Macedonia

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.5 mm. Weight: 17.22 gm.

Accession Number

2004.129

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins