Stater of Thraco-Macedonian tribe or city with standing cow

Greek
Late Archaic Period
500 B.C.


Mint: Thrace and Macedonia, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0605.

Dimensions

Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 9.46 gm.

Accession Number

04.692

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Cow standing to right, head left.
Below, a calf to right.
Above, a row of three small globules.
Reverse: Square incuse divided diagonally.

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund