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Diobol of Paphos with standing bull, struck under Stasandros

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Obverse: Bull standing to left, above, winged solar disk (off flan); border of dots. Reverse: In incuse square, an eagle standing to left, wings closed. Above at right, an ivy leaf downwards; below at left, a one-handled vase. Possible traces of inscription at left.


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. 1279); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 450 B.C.


Paphos, Cyprus

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2141.


Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 1.63 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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