1/12 stater of Miletos with forepart of lion

Greek
Archaic Period
546–494 B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Miletos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1883.

Dimensions

Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 1.28 gm.

Accession Number

04.1581

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of lion to right, head to left.
Reverse: In incuse square, four parted rosette-star.

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 this as Greenwell Collection.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund