Stater of Kyzikos with Europa seated on bull above tunny fish
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1477.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 16.13 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Europa riding to left on bull, her right hand grasping its horns, her left hand on its back.
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. 1426); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund