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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1986
Title
Stater of Knossos
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
300 - 270 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Crete, Knossos (Crete)
Period
Hellenistic period
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170590
Location
Level 3, Room 3400, Ancient Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Art, Ancient Greece in Black and Orange
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
11 g
Die Axis
3
Denomination
stater
Provenance
Acuired from Zoumboulakis 1958
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
Le Rider p.31, 305; Svoronos 67
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Loan from the Trustees of the Arthur Stone Dewing Greek Numismatic Foundation
Object Number
1.1965.1986
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Head of Hera wearing stephane to l.
Reverse: Labyrinth
Exhibition History

32Q: 3400 Greek, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/16/2014 - 01/01/2050

Subjects and Contexts

Ancient Coins

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