Stater of Elis with head of Zeus

Greek
Late Classical Period
365–323 B.C.


Mint: Elis (Peloponnesos)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1216.

Dimensions

Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 11.97 gm.

Accession Number

03.968

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Zeus laureate, right.
Reverse: Eagle, right, standing before erect serpent.
At left and right: F A
In field below, at left a thunderbolt; at right, H.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; March 24, 1903: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Francis Bartlett Donation of 1900