Stater of Nola with head of Athena

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
360–320 B.C.


Mint: Campania, Nola

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0041.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.12 gm.

Accession Number

10.568

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Athena to right, in crested Athenian helmet; on bowl, olive wreath, above which owl standing right, head facing; hair below neckpiece long, tied near end.
Inscription in Greek to left of neckpiece.
Reverse: Bearded man-faced river bull walking right.
Inscription in Greek above and monogram beneath bull.
Ground line; round incuse (large die break on right).

Credit Line

Anonymous gift