Stater of Argos Amphilochikon with Pegasos
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period
Mint: Akarnania, Argos Amphilochikon
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1158.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 8.53 gm. Die Axis: 3
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Pegasus with pointed wing galloping left.
Inscription in Greek below.
Reverse: Head of Athena left wearing over leather cap Corinthian helmet.
In field right crested helmet.
Inscription in Greek at left.
(Note the media are labelled incorrectly. Pegasus actually has a single letter below and Athena a group of 4 letters.)
By date unknown: with C. T. Seltman; 1920: purchased by MFA from C. T. Seltman from sale of Shurtleff duplicates
Augustine Shurtleff Collection of Coins