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Stater of Lampsakos with forepart of winged horse

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Obverse: Forepart of horse jumping to left, with large mane and two curled wings. Waves? below; flower ? above. Plain border. Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square; two holes deep.


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. 1590); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic to Early Classical Period, about 500–450 B.C.


Lampsakos, Mysia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1582.


Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 15.05 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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