Stater of Lycia with two dolphins and human eye, struck under Thiban
Early Classical Period
about 480–460 B.C.
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 210.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 9.75 gm. Die Axis: 10
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Dolphin jumping to right above dolphin leaping to left.
Below, human eye.
Reverse: Tetraskeles in dotted incuse square.
Inscription in Lycian, between legs of tetraskeles.
By 1961: Hans von Aulock Collection; May 10, 1961: purchased by MFA from Hans von Aulock for $ 1350.00 (this is the total price of 61.365-61.368).
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour