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Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

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Obverse: Pegasos galloping to left. Greek letter koppa below. Rev: Head of Athena to left, wearing Corinthian helmet and necklace. Head of Silenus at right. At base of the neck, Greek inscription. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)

Provenance

By 1960: on the art market in Athens; January 11, 1961: purchased by MFA from Theodoros Zoumpoulakis for $ 500.00 (this is the total price for 61.103-61.105).

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 350–300 B.C.

Mint

Corinth, Corinthia

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 100.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 8.59 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

61.105

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins