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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1976.79.244
Title
Stater of Thurioi, Lucania
Classification
Coins
Work Type
coin
Date
400 BCE-350 BCE
Places
Creation Place: Ancient & Byzantine World, Europe, Lucania, Thourioi (Lucania)
Period
Classical period, Late
Culture
Greek
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/196184
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Silver
Metal
AR
Technique
Struck
Dimensions
7.63 g
Die Axis
11
Denomination
stater
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: reverse: ΘΟΥΡΙΩΝ
  • Reverse Inscription: ΘΟΥΡΙΩΝ
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Unspecified Collection
Accession Year
1976
Object Number
1976.79.244
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Description
Obverse: Head of Athena, r., wearing crested helmet w/ Scylla as decoration.
Reverse: Bull butting r.; Δ on flank?; fish in exergue

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