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Drachm of Katane with quadriga

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Obverse: Quadriga three-quarters to right, with horses galloping; female charioteer, in a long chiton holding goad in drawn-back right hand and reins in left (rein of farthest horse trailing), is crowned with wreath by flying Nike. Double ground line; beaded border. Inscription in...

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 413–404 B.C.


Katane, Sicily

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0267.


Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 4.21 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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