Stater of Kyzikos with two eagles above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1535.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 16.10 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Two eagles, wings closed, stand facing each other on omphalos decked with fillets.
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. 1440); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund