Coin of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
about 400–300 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Dimensions

Diameter: 14.5 mm. Weight: 1.61 gm. Die Axis: 1

Accession Number

65.752

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasos to left.
Below: Greek letter koppa (?).
Reverse: Trident upwards.
At right, wreath (?).
Greek letter at left.

Provenance

By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour