Stater of Kelenderis with youth riding horse
Mint: Cilicia, Kelenderis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2112.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 10.68 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude, youthful horseman seated sideways on horse galloping left, about to leap off; right hand holds reins at left of horse’s head; left arm drawn back, holding whip upwards.
Greek letter gamma below horse.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Goat kneeling left on left foreleg, head to right.
Inscription in Greek above.
Dotted ground line.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1247); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund