Stater of Corinth with Pegasos

Greek
Archaic Period
about 550–525 B.C.


Mint: Corinthia, Corinth

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1119.

Dimensions

Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 8.60 gm.

Accession Number

04.846

Medium or Technique

Silver

On View

Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bridled Pegasos to left, curled wing.
Below, Greek letter koppa.
Reverse: Incuse square divided by diameters and diagonals.

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

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund