Stater: Lion, crouching, l., looking behind, within frame (obverse)

600–550 BCE
Overall: 1.6 x 2 x 0.8 cm (5/8 x 13/16 x 5/16 in.)
You can copy, modify, and distribute this work, all without asking permission. Learn more about CMA's Open Access Initiative.
Location: not on view

Download, Print and Share

Did You Know?

Many early Greek coins are made from electrum, a naturally occurring alloy of gold and silver.
Stater: Lion, crouching, l., looking behind, within frame (obverse)

Stater: Lion, crouching, l., looking behind, within frame (obverse)

600–550 BCE

Greek, minted at Miletos (Ionia)

Visually Similar Artworks

Contact us

The information about this object, including provenance, may not be currently accurate. If you notice a mistake or have additional information about this object, please email collectionsdata@clevelandart.org.

To request more information about this object, study images, or bibliography, contact the Ingalls Library Reference Desk.

All images and data available through Open Access can be downloaded for free. For images not available through Open Access, a detail image, or any image with a color bar, request a digital file from Image Services.