Stater of Lampsakos with winged horse
Mint: Mysia, Lampsakos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1585.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 15.31 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Forepart of horse to left with flying mane and two curled wings.
Below, monogram. Above, monogram?
Around: grape vine border.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square; two of the holes deeper than the other two.
(Note that the Brett catalogue entry mentions only the monogram below the horse but two monograms appear in the Regling catalogue entry.)
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. 1592); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund