Stater of Apollonia (?) or Axos with head of youth

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.


Mint: Crete, Apollonia (?) or Axos

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 107.

Dimensions

Diameter: 28 mm. Weight: 11.18 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

57.734

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Young, beardless head to right, wearing fillet.
A (?) at upper right.
Reverse: Tripod, with curved handles and animal feet.
At right, caduceus (?), all in incuse circle.

Provenance

By 1957: with Byron Zoumboulakis, 10 Grand Rue, Geneva, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Byron Zoumboulakis, December 12, 1957 for
$ 1,210- (this figure is the total price for 57.728-.738)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour