Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Late Classical Period
350–338 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1141.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 8.53 gm.

Accession Number

04.853

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasos flying to left; both straight wings visible.
Greek letter koppa below.
Reverse: Head of Athena to left wearing bead necklace and Corinthian helmet with neck-piece.
At right Nike flying to left with a taenia in both hands.
At left below, inscription.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 875); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund