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Greek, Aegina

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630-550 BCE

Silver

Overall: 11/16 in. (1.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Arthur Fairbanks, Class of 1886, in memory of his father, Henry Fairbanks, Class of 1853

27.1.29673

Geography/Culture

Europe, Greece

Period

1000 BCE-1 CE

Object Name

Coin

Classification

Numismatics: Greek and Roman

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: Sea Turtle with smooth shell Reverse: Incuse mill sail pattern

Course History

CLST 21, From Disaster to Triumph: Greek Archaeology from the Destruction of Mycenae to the Persian Wars, Julie Hruby, Winter 2014

CLST 6, Introduction to Classical Archaeology, Julie Hruby, Fall 2013

Provenance

Arthur Fairbanks (1864-1944), Class of 1886; given to present collection, 1927.

Old Number

hn 12

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