Stater of Thourioi (Thurium) with head of Athena
Mint: Lucania, Thourioi (Thurium)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0142.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 8.18 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena right in crested Athenian helmet.
On the helmet Skylla’s right arm lowered; left arm outstretched.
Reverse: Bull butting right, head facing three-quarters left.
Inscription in Greek above.
Plain ground line.
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. 114); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund