Stater of Kingdom of Epiros with head of Zeus, struck under Alexander
Late Classical Period
Mint: Epiros (Kingdom), Lokroi (Bruttium) (?)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0943.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 11.02 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Zeus to right, wearing oak-wreath.
Reverse: In center thunderbolt, to right of which an eagle’s head facing right.
Inscription in Greek at left and right.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1900: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Catharine Page Perkins Fund