1/12 stater of Asia Minor with janiform head

Greek
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
Late 7th–6th century B.C.


Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1799.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 1.24 gm.

Accession Number

04.1574

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Double head without neck; at left nymph with earring, at right satyr with pointed beard and goat’s ears.
Reverse: Incuse square, surface irregular.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1746); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund