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Stater of Kelenderis with youth riding horse

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Obverse: Nude horseman seated sideways on horse galloping right, about to leap off. He holds a whip in his right hand and reins in his left. Dotted ground line under horse's hindlegs. Reverse: Goat to right sinking down upon right knee, his head to left; dotted ground line. Inscription in...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 450–400 B.C.


Kelenderis, Cilicia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2114.


Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 10.50 gm.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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