Trial piece for stater of Thebes

Greek
Classical Period
456–446 B.C


Mint: Greece, Boiotia, Thebes

Dimensions

Height: 27 mm. width: 28.5 mm.

Accession Number

1974.199

Medium or Technique

Lead

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Numismatics

Trial piece for the reverse of a silver stater of Thebes: krater with two Greek letters in the field.

Provenance

By 1974: with Herbert A. Cahn and Pierre Strauss, c/o Münzen und Medaillen A.G., Malzgasse 25, Basel, Switzerland; gift of Dr. Herbert A. Cahn and Mr. Pierre Strauss to MFA, April 10, 1974

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Herbert A. Cahn and Mr. Pierre Strauss