Stater of Kyzikos with head of Athena above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1423.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 15.88 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena full front (no neck shown) in crested Attic helmet, cheek pieces down.
Tunny fish to left below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, mill-sail type, granulated.
By date unknown: Whittall Collection; 1884: Sotheby Sale of the Whittall Collection, no. 756 (according to Regling and Brett); 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. 1448); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund