1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of Demeter
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1742.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.56 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Demeter to right, crown of grain leaves, earrings, and veil over back of head.
Reverse: In incuse square a tripod with taenia hanging on each side.
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 does not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund