1/6 stater of Phokaia with head of ram

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 500–494 (?) B.C.


Mint: Ionia, Phokaia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1896.

Dimensions

Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.55 gm.

Accession Number

04.1510

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of a ram to left; beaded line at edge of neck.
Seal below.
Reverse: Irregular quadripartite incuse square.

Provenance

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. 1678); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund