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Stater of Aitolian League with male head

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Obverse: Male head Male head (Apollo or Aetolos) to right with laurel wreath interwoven with fillet. Below, [inscription]. Beaded border. Reverse: Nude warrior standing to left, his right foot on a rock; in his raised right hand is an erect knotted staff, on his neck hangs a petasos, under his...

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Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren Not listed as Greenwell by Regling

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Hellenistic Period, 279–168 B.C.

Mint

Aitolian League, Aitolia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0951.

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.54 gm.

Accession Number

04.794

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins