Stater of Ionian Revolt with eagle

Greek
Late Archaic Period
498–494 B.C.


Mint: Troas (Ionian Revolt), Abydos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1808.

Dimensions

Diameter: 18 mm. Weight: 14.09 gm.

Accession Number

04.1565

Medium or Technique

Electrum

On View

Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Eagle, wings closed, standing to left on beaded line, head to right. Feathers indicated by dots.
Reverse: Irregular quadripartite incuse square.

Provenance

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. 1737); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund