Stater of Thourioi (Thurium) with head of Athena
Mint: Lucania, Thourioi (Thurium)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0135.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 7.89 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena right in crested Athenian helmet with olive wreath; hair on forehead looped; ivy leaf at base of wreath.
Reverse: Bull walking right, head lowered.
Inscription in Greek above bull.
Dotted ground line.
Fish to right below ground line.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund