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Stater of Kroton with eagle

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Obverse: Eagle standing left, flapping its wings, head raised, on olive branch with berries left; border of dots (vertical die-break across left wing). Reverse: Tripod with neck, without handles; right, crane standing left, right leg raised, symbol below crane; plain ground line; border of...

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 410–390 B.C.


Kroton, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0189.


Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 7.60 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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