Stater of Corinth with Pegasos
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period
Mint: Corinthia, Corinth
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1149.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 8.53 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Pegasos flying to left; straight wing.
Greek letter koppa below.
Reverse: Head of Athena to left wearing necklace and Corinthian helmet with necklace; hair loose below. Around the helmet is a wreath.
In field at left and below at right, inscriptions.
In field at right, boar at bay standing to left on a short line.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling does not list this coin as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund