Stater of Kyzikos with kneeling man holding tunny fish
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1487.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 16.15 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude bearded man kneeling on left knee to left, left forearm raised, a tunny fish held up by the tail in right hand.
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. 1502); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund