Stater of Kyzikos with Demeter above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1544.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 15.89 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Persephone kneeling on left knee to left; she wears long chiton and loosely draped himation, in right hand are three ears of wheat, and her raised left hand. grasps a small tree (?)
Tunny fish to left below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, mill-sail type, surface granulated.
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. 1433); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund