Stater

Description
This 1/6th stater coin was struck by the Greek state of Thourioi. On one side is shows the Greek goddess Athena wearing a helmet, and on the other is a bull. The coin is part of a small collection of ancient foreign coins, donated to the museum by Devon-based antiquarian collectors.
Accession Loan No.
53/1916/3
Collection Class
Numismatics
Common Name
stater
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
stater, Athena
Dimensions
whole diameter 10 mm; whole TH 2 mm
Cultural Group
Greek
Period Classification
Classical - 500-336 BC
Production Year Low
-425
Production Year High
-400
Family Group

Material
silver
Collector / Excavator
Peard, GS, Colonel
Collection Country
Greece
Collection Area Region
Southern Europe
Collection Continent
Europe
Place
Thurmun

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