Stater of Stymphalos with head of Artemis
Late Classical Period
Mint: Arkadia (Peloponnesos), Stymphalos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1269.
Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 11.75 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Artemis to right with laurel wreath.
Reverse: Herakles, nude striding to left, with club in raised right hand and bow in left. Lion’s skin wrapped around left arm.
Inscription in Greek between his feet with initials of magistrate’s name..
Inscription in Greek at left upwards.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 2, 1910: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund