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Title: Stater
Date: 550-480 BCE
Object Name: coin
Classification: Greek
Issuing Authorities:
Croton
Culture(s):
Greek
Mint: Europe, Kroton (Croton)
Technique: struck
Medium: silver (AR)
Dimensions: Coin: 24 mm, 1 O'Clock, 7.25 g (15/16 in., 1 O'Clock, 0.26 oz.)
Subject/Image: Reverse: Tripod.
Subject/Image: Obverse: Apollo.
Inscription: Reverse: KPO
Description: Head Apollo r., laureate with long curls/ tripod lebes, with three handles, ring supports to legs, filleted olive on left. Inscription in field r. downwards
Accession Number: NG.1990.7.73