Stater of Neapolis with head of Parthenope, struck under Arte[...]
Late Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Campania, Neapolis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0035.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 7.33 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Parthenope to right.
At left, Artemis running right, partly facing, head to right; in raised right and left hands, a torch.
Inscription in Greek below.
Reverse: Bearded man-faced river bull walking right; bull’s head three-quarters right.
Nike flies above bull to right, her chiton with overfall and her two arms outstretched.
Plain ground line.
Monogram below bull.
Inscription in Greek in the exergue.