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Tetradrachm of Kamarina with Athena driving quadriga

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Obverse: Quadriga three quarters to right, horses galloping; Athena as charioteer in crested Athenian helmet and chiton; in drawn-back right, a goad; in left hand, three reins; crowned by Nike with wreath; double ground line; in exergue, a fish to right. Border of dots. Obverse by Euainetos...

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund

Greek, Classical Period, about 425–405 B.C.


Kamarina, Sicily

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0259.


Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 16.89 gm.

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World


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