1/3 stater with forepart of a ram

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


Mint: Asia Minor, uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1758.

Dimensions

Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 4.73 gm.

Accession Number

01.5559

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of ram to left.
Reverse: Two square incuses, side by side, with raised crosslines and irregular surfaces.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)

Credit Line

Catharine Page Perkins Fund