1/6 stater of Phokaia with standing ram

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


Mint: Ionia, Phokaia

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1901.

Dimensions

Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 2.53 gm.

Accession Number

08.476

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Ram to right, scratching his head with right hind foot.
Seal below.
Reverse: Incuse square similar to millsail.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; June 11,1908: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund