1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of Athena
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1706.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.54 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena to right in crested Attic helmet adorned with palmette; cheek pieces raised.
Reverse: In incuse square bearded head to right in soft high cap which falls over behind.
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
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund