Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Classical Period
400–350 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1134.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 8.58 gm.

Accession Number

95.137

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Pegasos with pointed wings flying to left.
Greek letter below.
Reverse: Head of Athena in Corinthian helmet, profile to left.
In field at right a flying dove in a wreath.
Greek letter below chin.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1895: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 29,857.37 (this figure is the total price for MFA 95.9-95.174)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund