Stater of Elis by Unknown Artist

Obverse: head of Hera of Olympia between the letters 'F A'.

Details

Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
23 cm
Acquired in:
1919
Presented by:
Henry Van den Bergh through The Art Fund

Reverse: eagle beating its wings, olive wreath border.

Provenance

Collection of Sir Hermann Weber

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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