Stater of Kyzikos with forepart of lioness and tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1416.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 16.05 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of lioness to left, head turned to be seen from on top, forepaws as if holding prey; beaded line at end of body.
Tunny fish head up at right.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type.
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. 1534); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund