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Stater of Terina with head of Terina

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Obverse: Head of nymph Terina left in ampyx; hair on crown in series of rolls; plain necklace with pendants; olive-wreath border tied below. Reverse: Nike seated left on overturned hydria; hair rolled; in sleeveless, girdled chiton, himation over legs; left leg forward; in extended right hand,...

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, 445–425 B.C.


Terina, Bruttium

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0208.


Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.51 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins