1/6 stater of Asia Minor with incuse square design

Greek
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
Late 7th–6th century B.C.


Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1781.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.50 gm.

Accession Number

04.1590

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Incuse square design rendered in relief.
Surface irregular.
Reverse: Fourpart square incuse.

Provenance

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. 1762); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund