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Stater of Thraco-Macedonian tribe or city with standing cow

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Obverse: Cow standing to right, head left; below, a calf to right; above, a row of three small globules. Reverse: Square incuse divided diagonally.


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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Late Archaic Period, 500 B.C.


Uncertain, Thrace and Macedonia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0605.


Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 9.46 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


Numismatics, Coins