Artist Greek
  • Olympic Coin of Philip II of Macedon
  • Slater (alternate title)
Date between 359 and 336 BCE
Medium Gold
Dimensions Overall: 1/8 × 3/4 inches (0.3 × 1.9 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 30.331
Department Greco-Roman and Ancient European
On View Ancient Greek and Roman S2AA, Level 2 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, reverse, below image [exergue], in Greek.
(C. E. Seltman, New York, New York, USA);
1930-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Grose. Catalogue of the McClean Collection of Greek Coins, vol. II. Cambridge, 1926, p. 44, no. 3311, pl. 121, no. 14.

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