1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of Apollo
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1720.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.56 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Apollo laureate to right; the long hair falls on his neck.
Reverse: In incuse square female head to right with sphendone.
Coiled serpent behind.
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. 1642); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund