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Stater of Kroton with head of Hera Lakinia

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Obverse: Head of Hera Lakinia facing three quarters right, in high stephanos with palmette between foreparts of griffins right; edges of stephanos dotted; hair long in thick masses of curly locks; dotted necklace with acorn-shaped pendants; border of dots KPOTO. Reverse: Herakles seated left on...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, about 400–325 B.C.


Kroton, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0186.


Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 7.92 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins