Stater of Asia Minor with roughened surface

Greek
Late Orientalizing Period
about 650–600 B.C.


Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1747.

Dimensions

Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 14.06 gm.

Accession Number

33.367

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Irregular, pitted surface.
Reverse: Plain punch-mark.

Provenance

By date unknown: S. Pozzi Collection; by 1920: with Naville & Co., 6 and 8 Rue Pecolat, Geneva, Switzerland (auction of the Pozzi Collection, April 4ff., 1921, Lucerne, Switzerland, lot 2349); by date unknown: C. T. Seltman Collection; March 7, 1933: purchased by MFA from C. T. Seltman for $ 280.00 (this figure is the total price for MFA 33.367 and 33.368)

Credit Line

William Amory Gardner Fund