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Stater of Leukas with Pegasos

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Obverse: Like 00.215. Reverse: Incuse oval, within which head of Athena, of fine style to right, wearing Corinthian helmet without crest. Hair loose and flying. (see media screen for inscription)

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 430–400 B.C.

Mint

Leukas, Akarnania (Islands off)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1162.

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 8.62 gm.

Accession Number

00.216

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins