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Stater of Sybrita with seated Dionysos

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Obverse: Dionysos seated left, holding kantharos in right hand, thyrsos in left. Reverse: Hermes stands to left, holding caduceus and phiale. Inscription in Greek to right, downwards. (see media screen for Greek inscription)

Provenance

By 1965: with Euripides Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides Sepheriades, December 8, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Greek, Classical or Early Hellenistic Period, 4th century B.C.

Mint

Sybrita, Crete

Dimensions

Diameter: 30.5 mm. Weight: 11.61 gm. Die Axis: 6

Accession Number

65.1678

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins