1/3 stater of Sybaris with head of Athena
Mint: Lucania, Sybaris
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 0132.
Diameter: 15 mm. Weight: 2.61 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena right in crested Athenian helmet with olive wreath; hair on forehead looped; on neck, turned up under neckpiece.
Reverse: Bull standing right, head to left.
Inscription in Greek in exergue.
By date unknown: Moore Collection; 1889: Sotheby sale of Moore Collection, no. 56 (according to Brett catalogue); 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. 100); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund