1/3 stater of Asia Minor with head of boar

Greek
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
6th century B.C.


Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1760.

Dimensions

Diameter: 14 mm. Weight: 4.63 gm.

Accession Number

04.1561

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of boar to right with tusk; opposite it are nose and tusk of second boar.
Reverse: Double incuse square, irregular surface.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Note that Regling lists this as Greenwell Collection.

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund