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Stater of Kelenderis with youth riding horse

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Obverse: Nude, youthful horseman seated sideways on horse galloping left, about to leap off; right hand holds reins at left of horse's head; left arm drawn back, holding whip upwards; ground line; border of dots. Below: Greek letter. Reverse: Goat kneeling left on left foreleg, head to right; dotted...

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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. 1247); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 450–400 B.C.


Kelenderis, Cilicia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2112.


Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 10.68 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins