Stater of Hyria (the Hyrianoi) with head of Athena
Mint: Campania, Hyria (the Hyrianoi)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0023.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 6.79 gm.
Medium or Technique
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Obverse: Head of Athena to right, in crested Athenian helmet; on bowl, olive wreath, above which owl standing right, head facing; hair on forehead looped, on neck long and tied near end.
Reverse: Bearded man-faced river bull walking to left on ground line.
Inscription in Greek above.
Overstruck on coin of Kyme; on reverse, traces of Kyme’s reverse type, corn grain above and mussel shell below (?)
Denman Waldo Ross Collection