1/2 stater of Asia Minor with roughened surface

Greek
Late Orientalizing or Early Archaic Period
about 650–600 B.C.


Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1748.

Dimensions

Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 6.98 gm.

Accession Number

37.1164

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Irregular, unfinished surface.
Reverse: Three incuse sinkings; one oblong between two rectangles.

Provenance

By date unknown: U.S. Private Collection; November 17, 1937: Anonymous gift to MFA. in memory of Zoë Wilbour

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Zoë Wilbour (1864–1885)