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Gold stater

Period:
Hellenistic
Date:
286–281 B.C.
Culture:
Greek
Medium:
Gold
Dimensions:
Diam.: 3/4 in. (1.9 cm)
Classification:
Coins
Credit Line:
Gift of Edmund Kerper, 1952
Accession Number:
52.127.4
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 158
Issue of Lysimachos, minted at Pella: head of Alexander the Great; seated Athena.
Picón, Carlos A. 2007. Art of the Classical World in the Metropolitan Museum of Art: Greece, Cyprus, Etruria, Rome no. 201, pp. 172, 441, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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