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Trial piece for stater of Thebes

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Trial piece for the reverse of a silver stater of Thebes: krater with two Greek letters in the field.

Provenance

By 1974: with Herbert A. Cahn and Pierre Strauss, c/o Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; gift of Dr. Herbert A. Cahn and Mr. Pierre Strauss to MFA, April 10, 1974

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Herbert A. Cahn and Mr. Pierre Strauss

Greek, Classical Period, 456–446 B.C

Mint

Thebes, Boiotia, Greece

Dimensions

Height: 27 mm. width: 28.5 mm.

Accession Number

1974.199

Medium or Technique

Lead

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics