Coin of Cherronesos with Artemis and stag, struck under [K]lemytad[o...]
about 300 B.C.
Mint: Tauric Chersonesos, Cherronesos
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 6.56 gm. Die Axis: 3
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Artemis to left kneels on prostrate stag which she pierces with spear.
Inscription in Greek.
Reverse: Bull to left, butting, stands on horizontal club.
Below, quiver and strap, between which and club, inscription in Greek.
By date unknown: in the collection of an English clergyman (now MFA 65.636-65.870); about 1963: collection purchased at auction in London by Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; collection purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., June 9,1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour