Stater of Ionian Revolt with forepart of Pegasos

Greek
Late Archaic Period
498–494 B.C.


Mint: Mysia (Ionian Revolt), Lampsakos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1813.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 14.07 gm.

Accession Number

04.1562

Medium or Technique

Electrum

On View

Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of bridled Pegasos with curled wings to left.
Palmette above.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, slightly rough surface.

Stater of the Ionian Revolt (498-494 B.C.).

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. 1734); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund