1/6 stater of Mytilene with winged boar
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1678.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 2.49 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Forepart of a winged boar, with curled wings, to right.
Reverse: Incuse lion’s head to left, with open mouth.
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