Stater of Elis with head of Hera
Late Classical Period
Mint: Elis (Peloponnesos)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1219.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 12.04 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Hera to right with crown, earrings and necklace.
Inscriptions on the crown and below..
Reverse: Eagle standing to left, head to right, with wings raised.
Olive wreath border tied below.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Regling did not list this as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund