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Stater of Soloi with Amazonian archer

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Obverse: Amazon kneeling left on left knee, legs far apart, sighting bow held in outstretched left and right hands; pointed cap; long hair hanging down over shoulders; upper body nude, seen partly from back; in short chiton; quiver on left hip; Corinthian helmet to left, behind; border of...

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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. 1260); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic or Early Classical Period, 500–475 B.C.


Soloi, Cilicia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2123.


Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.61 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins