1/2 stater (?) of Asia Minor with head of lion (?)
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
late 7th–6th century B.C.
Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1800.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 6.30 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion’s head, facing (lower left half of head missing).
Reverse: Incuse square divided diagonally.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund