Stater of Kyzikos with Triptolemos in car drawn by winged serpents above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1498.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 16.00 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Triptolemos on a car drawn by two winged serpents to right his right hand on a wing, ears of grain in left hand. He wears a himation loosely draped.
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. 1435); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund