Stater of Hyria (the Hyrianoi) with head of Hera Lakinia
Mint: Campania, Hyria (the Hyrianoi)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0025.
Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 6.54 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Hera Lakinia facing three-quarters right in high stephanos with dotted border, on which palmette between two foreparts of griffins to right; hair in flying locks; necklace of pendants.
Inscription in Greek above right.
Border of dots.
Reverse: Bearded man-faced river bull walking right.
Above: Inscription in Greek.
Double ground line.
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. 7); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund