Stater of Eleuthernai with head of Apollo

Greek
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.


Mint: Crete, Eleuthernai

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 114.

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 mm. Weight: 11.17 gm. Die Axis: 12

Accession Number

57.735

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of Apollo to right.
Reverse: Apollo standing, facing, head to left; in raised right hand, stone; in lowered left, bow. (Die break near left hand.)
Inscription in left and right fields (retrograde).

Provenance

By 1957: with Byron Zoumboulakis, 10 Grand Rue, Geneva, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Byron Zoumboulakis, December 12, 1957 for
$ 1,210- (this figure is the total price for 57.728-.738)

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour