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1/6 stater of Kroton with tripod

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Obverse: Tripod lebes with lion's feet and three handles; from bowl of tripod two taeniae hang; no symbol in field. Inscription in Greek in left field. Reverse: Pegasos flying right, bridled; wing rounded; border of dots.


By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 152); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 480–440 B.C.


Kroton, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0181.


Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.34 gm.

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The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins