1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of silenos
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1685.
Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.51 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of a bearded silenos to right, with pointed ear and a wreath on his brow.
Reverse: In incuse square, two ram’s heads, butting. Between them a palmette.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund