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Coin Depicting a Horse

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

320-250 BCE

Artist:

Greek

About this artwork

The front (obverse) of this coin depicts the forequarter of a galloping horse. On the back (reverse), a single-handled vase is shown.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Greek

Title

Coin Depicting a Horse

Origin

Ancient Greece

Date

320 BCE–250 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Diam. 1.8 cm; 4.13 g

Credit Line

Gift of William F. Dunham

Reference Number

1920.2881

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