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19069

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19070
Object Number:29-126-36
Current Location: Greece Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Greek
Provenience: Mediterranean
Manufacture Location: Gela
Sicily
Period: Classical Greek Period
Date Made: 466-415 BC
Early Date: -466
Late Date: 466-415 BC
Section:Mediterranean
Materials:Silver
Iconography:Biga
Horse
Nike
Bull
Inscription Language:Greek
Credit Line:Received from various sources, pre-1929

Description

Biga of walking horses l.; above, Nike flying l. to crown horses. GELAS in retrograde over forepart of man-headed bull r.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Ancient Greek World (08 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition
Classical Gallery: Greece (1975 - 1989) View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue, Collection] Poole, Reginald S. 1876. A Catalogue of the Greek Coins in the British Museum, Sicily.View Objects related to this

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