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Stater of Eleuthernai with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Head of Apollo to right. Reverse: Apollo standing, facing, head to left; in raised right hand, stone; in lowered left, bow. (Die break near left hand.) Inscription in Greek in left and right fields (retrograde). (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1957: with Byron Zoumboulakis, 10 Grand Rue, Geneva, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Byron Zoumboulakis, December 12, 1957 for $ 1,210- (this figure is the total price for 57.728-.738)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 4th century B.C.

Mint

Eleuthernai, Crete

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 114.

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 11.17 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

57.735

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins