Stater of Kyzikos with head of Kore Soteira above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1555.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 15.97 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Kore Soteira to right with crown of grain leaves, earring, and sphendone which falls like a veil behind the head.
Tunny fish to right below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, mill-sail type, surface granulated.
By date unknown: Montagu Collection; 1896 Montagu Sale, pl. VII 513 (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. 1432); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund