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Coin Depicting an Eagle

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of bronze.

Date:

472-406 BCE

Artist:

Greek; Agrigentum (now Agrigento), Sicily, Italy

About this artwork

The front of this coin depicts an eagle, the back depicts a crab.

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Ancient Mediterranean and Byzantium

Culture

Ancient Greek

Title

Coin Depicting an Eagle

Origin

Agrigentum

Date

472 BCE–406 BCE

Medium

Bronze

Dimensions

Diam. 2.2 cm; 9.76 g

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Nelson Pelouze

Reference Number

1923.1188

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