Collection: Bowdoin College Museum of Art
Context: Amphipolis
Material: Silver
Denomination: Tetradrachm
Issuing Authority: Philip II
Actual Weight: 14.166
Die Axis: 240 degrees
Date: ca. 342 BC - ca. 328 BC
Region: Macedonia
Period: Late Clas./Hell.

Obverse Type: Horseman carrying palm rides profile to the right; below horse's front legs, janiform head

Date Description:

ca. 342/1-329/8 BC according to Le Rider 1977 (group 2 B of Amphipolis). Le Rider's chronology is rejected by Price 1979 and Martin 1985 Appendix 4.