Stater of Neapolis with Gorgoneion

Greek
Late Archaic or Classical Period
500–411 B.C.


Mint: Macedonia, Neapolis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0559.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 9.54 gm.

Accession Number

11.1777

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Gorgoneion.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund