1/12 stater of Kyzikos with tunny fish

Greek
Archaic Period
Before 550 B.C.


Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1394.

Dimensions

Diameter: 8 mm. Weight: 1.35 gm.

Accession Number

04.1268

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Tunny fish to right.
Reverse: In incuse square irregular surface.

Provenance

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 as Greenwell.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund