Coin: Stater, Kelenderis


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Artifact Identification Coin: Stater, Kelenderis   (2010.08.0010)
Communication Artifacts : Exchange Media : N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, West, Turkey, Kelenderis
Period/Date 440 - 400 BCE
Culture Greek

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 2.16 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 1.81 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 0.53 cm
Weight 10.39 g
Measuring Remarks Depth=thickness.
Materials Metal--Silver
Manufacturing Processes Cast
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A

This Greek coin is a silver Stater from Kelederis in modern day Turkey. It was struck in the mid to late 5th century BCE. The obverse is a naked rider, with a whip in his left hand, seated sideways on a prancing horse, about to dismount. The reverse is a goat kneeling, looking back.

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Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Marguerite Maguire
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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