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Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

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Obverse: Pegasus flying to right. Letter koppa below. Reverse: Head of Athena to right wearing Corinthian helmet in incuse square. Greek letter koppa at left. (see media screen for inscriptions)

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 2, 1910: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, about 510–480 B.C.

Mint

Corinth, Corinthia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1125.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 8.48 gm.

Accession Number

10.245

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins