Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Classical Period
400–350 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1132.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 8.41 gm.

Accession Number

04.857

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasos standing to left on line; curled wing.
Below, Greek letter koppa.
Reverse: Head of Athena to left in Corinthian helmet with neckpiece: hair loose below.
At left above, a dolphin head down; at right below, a rose in profile.

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. 889); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund