Stater (Coin) Depicting a Shield

A work made of silver.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of silver.

Date:

379/338 BC

Artist:

Greek; minted in Thebes

About this artwork

Obverse: Boetian shield
Reverse: Volute with wreath above krater

On View

Ancient and Byzantine Art, Gallery 151

Artist

Ancient Greek

Title

Stater (Coin) Depicting a Shield

Origin

Thebes

Date

379 BC–338 BC

Medium

Silver

Inscriptions

Reverse: ΔΑ ΜΟ

Dimensions

Diam. 2.5 cm; 12.21 g

Credit Line

Gift of Martin A. Ryerson

Reference Number

1922.4913

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