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Stater of Kroton with tripod

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Obverse: Tripod lebes with lion's feet and three handles; between legs, scrolls above and helf-serpents confronting below; triple ground line, middle one dotted; border of dots between plain linees. Reverse: Same type as obverse, but incuse; without inscription, scrolls or serpents; striated ground...

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, about 530–500 B.C.


Kroton, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0176.


Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 8.22 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins