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Stater of Terina with head of Terina

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Obverse: Head of the Nymph Terina to right, in ampyx and sphendone spangled with stars tied on top of head; curly locks above ear and sphendone; necklace with jewel; border of dots. Inscription in Greek at right, around. (see media screen for Greek inscriptions) Reverse: Terina seated left on a...

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By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 400 B.C.


Terina, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0218.


Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.62 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins