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Stater of Kroton with tripod

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Obverse: Tripod on base with lion's feet and three handles. At right: Greek letters. Reverse: Incuse eagle flying right. Incuse border around.

Provenance

By 1971: with Bank Leu & Co. A.G., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; December 8, 1971: purchased by MFA from Bank Leu & Co. A.G.

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Late Archaic Period, 500–480 B.C.

Mint

Kroton, Bruttium

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 8.05 gm. Die Axis: 5

Accession Number

1971.630

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins