Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
350–300 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 100.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 8.59 gm. Die Axis: 11

Accession Number

61.105

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasos galloping to left.
Greek letter below.
Reverse: Head of Athena to left, wearing Corinthian helmet and necklace.
Head of Silenus at right.
At base of the neck, inscription.

Provenance

By 1960: on the art market in Athens; January 11, 1961: purchased by MFA from Theodoros Zoumpoulakis for $ 500.00 (this is the total price for 61.103-61.105).

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour