Stater of Kyzikos with Kekrops above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1499.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 16.07 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Kekrops, terminating in a serpent, to left, left hand on his hip, right hand grasping a tree.
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. 744 (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. 1450); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund