Stater of Alexander III from Callatis Mint: Callatis (Moesia Inferior)
Honorand: Alexander the Great, King of Macedonia, 356–323 B.C., ruled 336–23 B.C.

250–225 B.C.

Numismatics

On view, 1st floor, Numismatics
Medium

Gold

Dimensions

8.43 g, 12:00, 19 mm

Credit Line

Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend T. Lawrason Riggs

Accession Number

2001.87.7202

Culture
Period

3rd century B.C.

Classification
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Numismatics

Obverse Description

Obverse Description: Head of Athena helmeted r.

Reverse Description

Reverse Description: ALEXANDROU downward. Victory standing l. holding wreath in r. and stylis in l.
Provenance

Provenance

Reverend T. Lawrason Riggs, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

coins, money, staters

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