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Stater of Nagidos with head of Dionysos

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Obverse: Head of bearded Dionysos to right, wearing an ivy wreath with four bunches of berries; border of dots Reverse: Head of Aphrodite to right, in sphendone and ampyx; curly hair over ampyx and on temple; pointed earring; dotted necklace; above right, downwards, initials of artist's signature...

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By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904 Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 386–380 B.C.


Nagidos, Cilicia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2121.


Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 9.64 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins