1/24 stater of Teos with forepart of griffin

Greek
Archaic Period
about 600–550 B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Teos

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 182.

Dimensions

Diameter: 6.5 mm. Weight: 0.73 gm.

Accession Number

60.1294

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Protome of a griffin to right.
Reverse: Mill-sail incuse, roughly squared.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Hesperia Art, 2219 St. James Place, Philadelphia 3, Pa.; November 9, 1960: purchased by MFA from Hesperia Art for
$ 450.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour