Stater of Lampsakos with head of Aphrodite (?)
Mint: Mysia, Lampsakos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1602.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 8.41 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Female head to left, wearing sphendoné and pendant earring;
her hair is wreathed with lotus (?).
Reverse: An incuse square, forepart of winged horse flying to right.
Wing curled, a small wing also at the end of the body.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund