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Stater of Eleuthernai with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo to right. Reverse: Apollo, nude, standing to left with stone or apple (?) in right hand, bow in left. Ground line. Inscription in Greek in left field, upwards, and at lower right. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions)


By 1961: Leu and Co.'s Bank, Ltd., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; May 10, 1961: purchased by MFA from Leu and Co.'s Bank, Ltd. for $ 300-.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

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


Eleuthernai, Crete

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 115.


Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 11.01 gm. Die Axis: 9

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins