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Gold stater (c. 125-100 BC) attributed to the Parisii. MET nr. 17.191.121

An androcephalous horse led by a charioteer extending a vexillum in front of it, riding over a fallen enemy.

Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917

dimensions: 2.1 × 2.3 × 0.2 cm, weight: 6.8 g.

Numerous coins of this type (118 out of 152 items) form part of the Les Sablons hoard of the 1st century BC, discovered in Le Mans between 1991 and 1997, associated with the Cenomani.

Date 2nd century BC (coin); 2008 (photograph)
Source self-made (photograph)
Author PHGCOM (photograph)
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