Stater of Kelenderis with youth riding horse
Mint: Cilicia, Kelenderis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2114.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 10.50 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.
Reverse: Goat to right sinking down upon right knee, his head to left.
Inscription in Greek above.
Dotted ground line.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund