Stater of Corinth with Pegasos
Late Archaic Period
about 510–480 B.C.
Mint: Corinthia, Corinth
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1122.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 8.53 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Bridled Pegasos to right, curled wing.
Below, Greek letter koppa.
Reverse: In incuse square head of Athena Chalinitis to right in Corinthian helmet and with bead necklace. Hair in queue behind indicated by fine lines.
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. 870); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund