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1/3 stater of Asia Minor with Pegasos

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Obverse: Pegasos walking to left, curled wings raised. Reverse: Double incuse square, surface rough.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren Note that Regling lists as a Greenwell piece.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period, 6th century B.C.

Mint

Uncertain, Asia Minor

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1761.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 4.74 gm.

Accession Number

04.1563

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins