Stater of Thyrrheion with Pegasos
Mint: Akarnania, Thyrrheion
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1159.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 8.66 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Pegasos prancing to left.
Greek letter below.
Reverse: Head of Athena to left with Corinthian helmet pushed back and pearl necklace. In field at left above, earring; Greek letters below chin and behind head.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren,
Regling does not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund