Stater of Thourioi (Thurium) with head of Athena

Greek
Classical Period
400–350 B.C.


Mint: Lucania, Thourioi (Thurium)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0141.

Dimensions

Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 7.87 gm.

Accession Number

09.263

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Athena right in crested Athenian helmet on which Skylla holding steering oar in lowered right hand, left hand outstretched.
Reverse: Bull butting right, head facing three-quarters left.
Inscription in Greek above.
Plain ground line.
In exergue: fish to right.

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund