Stater of Kyzikos with kneeling male figure holding tunny fish
Before 550 B.C.
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1401.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 16.16 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude winged male form kneeling on left knee to left, right hand raised, a tunny fish held by the tail in extended left hand. He wears a pilos.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type, granulated.
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. 1473); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund