Stater of Miletos (?) with forepart of lion
early 6th century B.C.
Mint: Ionia, Miletos (?)
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2306.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 11.84 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of lion to left, head to right, mouth open; only one forepaw visible.
Reverse: Irregular (quadripartite) incuse square.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund