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Silver tetradrachm of Philip II

Period:
Late Classical
Date:
ca. 359–336 B.C.
Culture:
Greek, Macedonian
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
Diameter: 7/8 × 1/8 in., 0.5oz. (2.3 × 0.4 cm, 14.35g)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1905
Accession Number:
05.44.386
Not on view
head of Zeus/bearded horseman
Macedonia
Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1980. The Horses of San Marco: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 1-June 1, 1980, New York. no. 51, p. 8, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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