Stater of Ionian Revolt with sow
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Lesbos (Ionian Revolt), Methymna
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1814.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 14.09 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Sow walking to the right.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square.
Coinage 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. 1732); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund