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Stater of Lycia or Macedonia (?) with walking bull

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Obverse: Bull standing to left on double line with fine cross lines. Below body, a six-rayed star. Reverse: Irregular square incuse with two diagonals and one diameter.


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. 1226); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, Early 5th century B.C.


Uncertain, Lycia or Macedonia (?)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2318.


Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 8.54 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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