Stater of Kaulonia with Apollo
Mint: Bruttium, Kaulonia
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0170.
Diameter: 31 mm. Weight: 7.90 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Apollo advancing right; nude, upper body facing; hair long, dotted, with taenia; in raised right hand, stalk with pinnate leaves, downwards; on outstretched left, palm facing, nude male figure, running right, head left, holding branch in lowered drawn-back right; with winged feet. Dotted ground line below Apollo.
At right, stag standing right, head left, on short dotted line.
Inscription in Greek in left and right field.
Reverse: Same type as obverse but incuse left; stag’s horns in relief; ground line dotted.
Relief inscription in Greek in left field.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September, 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Note that Regling does not list Greenwell as the provenance for this coin.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund