Stater of Kelenderis with youth riding horse
Mint: Cilicia, Kelenderis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2115.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 9.76 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude horseman seated sideways on horse galloping right, about to leap off. He holds a whip in his right hand and reins in his left.
Dotted ground line under horse’s hindlegs.
Inscription in Greek below horse.
Reverse: Goat to right sinking down upon right knee, his head to left.
Inscriptions in Greek above and below goat.
Dotted 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. 1252); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund