Stater of Sybaris with standing bull

Greek
Archaic Period
about 525–510 B.C.


Mint: Lucania, Sybaris

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0130.

Dimensions

Diameter: 27 mm. Weight: 8.14 gm.

Accession Number

00.83

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bull standing to left, looking back.
Dotted line along the ground.
In exergue: VM
Dotted cable border.
Reverse: Same type incuse, without inscription.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund