Stater of Kamiros with fig leaf

Greek
Late Archaic or Classical Period
500–408 B.C.


Mint: Caria (Islands off), Kamiros (Rhodes)

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2033.

Dimensions

Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 11.88 gm.

Accession Number

04.1094

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Fig leaf with two sprouts on each side.
Reverse: In incuse square, inscription in Greek below and above a horizontal line.

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. 1198); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund