Stater of Akarnania with statue of Aphrodite Aineias, struck under Nikomedes

Greek
Hellenistic Period
After 168 B.C.


Mint: Akarnania (Islands off), Leukas

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0948.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 8.05 gm.

Accession Number

03.1320

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Statue of Aphrodite Aineias standing to right, aphlaston in right hand;
at right below, a stag, at left a long scepter surmounted by a dove.
Wreath border.
Reverse: Prow of vessel to right.
Above: Inscriptions in Greek..

Credit Line

Anonymous gift