Stater of Kyrene with quadriga, struck under Aristagoras
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
Mint: Cyrenaica, Kyrene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1319.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 8.60 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Charioteer driving a quadriga to left.
Inscription in Greek below.
Reverse: Zeus Ammon standing in partial profile, head to right, right hand raised on steptre, left hand on hip. A himation is loosely draped about him.
Behind him is a ram to right.
Inscription in Greek at left.
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. 1351); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund