Stater of Thebes with Boiotian shield, struck under Timo[...]

Greek
Late Classical Period
ca. 363–338 B.C.


Mint: Boiotia (Federal Coinage), Thebes

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1016.

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 12.28 gm.

Accession Number

00.239

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Greek Classical Gallery (Gallery 215B)

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Boiotian shield.
Reverse: Amphora with volute handles and fluted shoulder.
Inscription in field left and right.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund