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. 1801.
Diameter: 16 mm. Weight: 8.14 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Rude lion’s head, full front.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square.
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. 1749); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund