Stater of Phaistos with Talos
Classical or Early Hellenistic Period
4th century B.C.
Mint: Crete, Phaistos
Diameter: 26 mm. Weight: 11.21 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Winged Talos facing, right hand raised holding stone, left hand lowered holding another.
Inscription in Greek above ground line.
Reverse: Bull butting to right, head lowered, right foreleg raised.
Inscription in Greek above.
By 1965: with Euripides Sepheriades; purchased by MFA from Euripides Sepheriades, October 13, 1965
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour