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Stater of Side with Athena Parthenos

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Obverse: Within a circle of small dots, a statue of Athena Parthenos, standing on a base to left, a Nike on her right hand, the left resting onher shield. Spear rising behind her left arm. In field right, [inscription]; left, a pomegranate, the emblem of the town. Reverse: Apollo walking to...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 350–300 B.C.


Side, Pamphylia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2104.


Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 10.60 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins