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Stater of Kroton with head of Apollo

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Obverse: Head of Apollo right in triple laurel wreath; long hair; no border. Reverse: Tripod with neck and three handles; two ring supports between legs, lower one with scrolls upwards; right, olive spray upwards with double taenia hanging downwards left; ground line; round incuse. Inscription...

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, After 376 B.C.

Mint

Kroton, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0193.

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.47 gm.

Accession Number

04.403

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins