Stater of Lycia with lion, struck under Kuprlli (Kuperlis)

Greek
Classical Period
about 450–430 B.C.


Mint: Lycia

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 9.08 gm.

Accession Number

65.507

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Lion lies to left on ground line, head turned right.
Reverse: Triskeles, within linear border.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By date unknown: Hans von Aulock Collection; purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock, May 12, 1965

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour