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Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

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Obverse: Pegasos flying to left. Below, Greek letter koppa. Reverse: Head of Athena to right in Corinthian helmet, hair loose below, At left right arm with torch; at right below, boukranion. (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 400–350 B.C.

Mint

Corinth, Corinthia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1131.

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 8.53 gm.

Accession Number

04.855

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins