Stater of Kyzikos with Poseidon on hippocamp above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1550.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 15.91 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Poseidon riding to right on hippocamp, his right hand raised to strike with trident, chlamys over left arm.
Tunny fish to right below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, mill-sail type, surface 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. 1429); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund