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Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

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Obverse: Pegasos, unbridled and with curled wing, trotting to right. Below, [inscription]. Reverse: Head of Athena as in 01.5465. To right, forepart of a rushing bull, and below it, [inscription]. [see media screen for inscriptions]

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 400–350 B.C.

Mint

Corinth, Corinthia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1133.

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 8.53 gm.

Accession Number

01.5466

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins