Stater of Kyzikos with Silenos above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1507.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 16.02 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude bearded Silenos kneeling on left knee to left, with horse’s ear and tail, drinking from a large amphora held up in both hands.
Tunny fish below.
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. 1464); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund