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Stater of Dyrrachion with cow and a calf

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Obverse: Cow to right bending head toward a sucking calf. Reverse: In slight depression a double flower pattern with double square border. [inscription] and club outside the square. Plain circle border. (see media screen for inscription)


By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 730); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Classical to Early Hellenistic Period, about 340–280 B.C.


Dyrrachion, Illyria

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0939.


Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 11.00 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins