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Stater of Teos with griffin

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Obverse: A griffin seated to right. Under his raised left paw a duck. Reverse: Incuse square divided into four small squares by sunk lines.

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund

Greek, Archaic Period, 520–500 B.C.

Mint

Teos, Ionia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1939.

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 11.91 gm.

Accession Number

09.282

Medium or Technique

Silver

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins