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Stater of Nola with head of Athena

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Obverse: Head of Athena to right, in crested Athenian helmet; on bowl, olive wreath, above which owl standing right, head facing; hair below neckpiece long, tied near end. Inscription in Greek to left of neckpiece. Reverse: Bearded man-faced river bull walking right; ground line; round incuse...

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Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Greek, Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 360–320 B.C.

Mint

Nola, Campania

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0041.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.12 gm.

Accession Number

10.568

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins