1/6 stater of Ephesos with bee

Greek
Archaic Period
600–550 B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Ephesos

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1817.

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 4.31 gm.

Accession Number

04.1567

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Bee, seen from above.
Traces of plain border.
Reverse: Double incuse square, irregular surface.

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. 1739); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund