Stater of Akraiphia with Boiotian shield

Greek
Classical Period
387–374 B.C.


Mint: Boiotia, Akraiphia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1011.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 11.91 gm.

Accession Number

04.809

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215B)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: Kantharos.
Inscription in Greek above and below..
Olive wreath border.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Regling does not list as Greenwell.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund