Stater of the Trinovantes with abstracted head of Apollo

Early British (Celtic)
Pre-Roman Period
about 55–45 B.C.


Mint: Britain

Dimensions

Diameter: 18.5 mm. Weight: 5.83 gm.

Accession Number

65.1701

Medium or Technique

Gold

On View

Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Laureate head.
Reverse: Triple-tailed horse, wheel below.

Provenance

1965: purchased for MFA by Mary B. Comstock; December 8, 1965: gift of Mary B. Comstock to MFA

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary B. Comstock