1/12 stater of Kyzikos with lion (?) above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1444.
Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 1.28 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion with large mane standing to left, tail up, head turned to show the top, and forepaws as if holding prey.
Tunny fish to left below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling did not list this as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund