1/6 stater of Asia Minor with head of lion
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
Late 7th–6th century B.C.
Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1795.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.71 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion’s head to right, tongue protruding.
Reverse: Incuse square, irregular surface.
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. 1750); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund