1/12 stater of Asia Minor with reclining dog

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


Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1798.

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 1.35 gm.

Accession Number

04.1582

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Dog, curled in circular form.
Reverse: Irregular incuse square.

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. 1754); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund