Stater of Salamis with reclining ram, struck under Euelthon

Greek
Archaic Period
538–510 (?) B.C.


Mint: Cyprus, Salamis

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2143.

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 10.79 gm.

Accession Number

04.1157

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Ram reclining to left.
Cypriote characters above.
Reverse: Smooth.

Provenance

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. 1280); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund