1/6 stater of Asia Minor with head of Herakles
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
Late 7th–6th century B.C.
Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1807.
Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.56 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Herakles in lion’s skin to left.
Beaded line at edge of neck.
Reverse: Incuse square, diagonally opposite depressions deep.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Not listed as Greenwell Collection by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund