1/6 stater of Mytilene with forepart of winged lion
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1695.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.59 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of lion with two curled wings, crouching to left.
Reverse: In incuse square seated sphinx with raised curled wing to right.
Plain square border.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund