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Stater of the Trinovantes with abstracted head of Apollo

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Obverse: Laureate head. Reverse: Triple-tailed horse, wheel below.

Provenance

1965: purchased for MFA by Mary B. Comstock; December 8, 1965: gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock

Early British (Celtic), Pre-Roman Period, about 55–45 B.C.

Mint

Britain

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 5.83 gm.

Accession Number

65.1701

Medium or Technique

Gold

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins