Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period
338–280 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1153.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.70 gm.

Accession Number

08.347

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasos flying to left.
Greek letter in field below.
Reverse: Head of Aphrodite, facing to left, wearing sakkos, pendant earring and dotted necklace.
Greek letter in field below at left and right.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 1908: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 4,884.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 08.329-08.359)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund