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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1.1965.1825
Title
Stater of Thyrrheion
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
320-280 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Thyrrheion (Akarnania)
Period
Hellenistic period, Early
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/170660
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
8.18 g
Die Axis
11
Denomination
stater
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Obverse Inscription: Below, ΘΥ
  • Reverse Inscription: Θ - Υ
State, Edition, Standard Reference Number
Standard Reference Number
cf. BCD Akarnanien 370
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
1.1965.1825
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Pegasus flying l.
Reverse: Head of Athena to l. wearing Corinthian helmet; behind, Boeotian shield.

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