Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 510–480 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1125.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 8.48 gm.

Accession Number

10.245

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasus flying to right.
Letter koppa below.
Reverse: Head of Athena to right wearing Corinthian helmet in incuse square.
Letter koppa at left.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 2, 1910: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund