Stater of Ionian Revolt with forepart of bull
Late Archaic Period
about 500–490 B.C.
Mint: Islands off Ionia, Samos (probably)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1815.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 14.05 gm.
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Forepart of bull to right, head to left.
Beaded line at edge of body.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square.
Electrum stater of the Ionian Revolt (498-494 B.C.).
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. 1725); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund