Stater of Kroton with tripod
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Bruttium, Kroton
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0178.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.85 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Tripod lebes with lion’s feet and three handles.
At right, crane standing left.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Same type as obverse, but incuse; no inscription or crane.
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. 145); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund