Stater of Kroton with eagle
Mint: Bruttium, Kroton
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0189.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 7.60 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Eagle standing left, flapping its wings, head raised, on olive branch with berries (vertical die-break across left wing).
Border of dots
Reverse: Tripod with neck, without handles, standing on plain ground line.
At right, crane standing left, right leg raised, symbol below crane.
Inscription in Greek at left, downwards.
Thick flan, reverse with types in relief.
Border of dots.
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. 154); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund