1/6 stater of Mytilene with forepart of boar
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1684.
Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.51 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of boar jumping to right.
Beaded line at edge of body.
Reverse: In incuse square head of lion to right, mouth open.
Plain square border.
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. 1605); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund