Stater of Kroton with head of Apollo
After 376 B.C.
Mint: Bruttium, Kroton
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0193.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 7.47 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo right in triple laurel wreath; long hair.
Reverse: Tripod with neck and three handles; two ring supports between legs, lower one with scrolls upwards.
At right, olive spray upwards with double taenia hanging downwards left.
Inscription in Greek in left field, retrograde.
Ground line; round incuse.
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. 158); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund