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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1832
Title
Stater of Sikyon
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
370-350 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Sikyon (Sikyonia)
Period
Classical period, Late
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170657
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
11.91 g
Die Axis
8
Denomination
stater
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: ΣΕ and ΔΑ monogram
  • Reverse Inscription: ΣΙΒΥΡΤΙΟ
Provenance
Hess-Leu, 24 Mar. 1959, 213.
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
BCD Pelop 212
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
1.1965.1832
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Chimaera, l. with ΣΕ underneath. Monogram in exergue.
Reverse: Dove flying l. within olive wreath

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