1/6 stater of Mytilene with female head
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1716.
Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.53 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Female head to right with bead necklace earring, fillet about the hair holding a leaf in front. Hair in roll.
Reverse: Head of youthful Dionysos to right with ivy crown.
Plain square border.
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 by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund