Stater of Kyzikos with head of a bear holding a tunny fish upwards
Before 550 B.C.
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1406.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 16.12 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of a bear to right holding a tunny upwards in its mouth.
Reverse: Irregular quadripartite incuse square.
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. 1562); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund