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Stater of Kaulonia with Apollo

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Obverse: Apollo advancing right; nude, upper body facing; hair long, dotted, with taenia; in raised right hand, stalk with pinnate leaves, downwards; on outstretched left arm, palm facing, nude male figure, running right, head left, erect. At right, stag standing right, head left, on short...

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Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; July 12, 1909: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, about 525–500 B.C.

Mint

Kaulonia, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0173.

Dimensions

Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 8.27 gm.

Accession Number

09.264

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins