Stater of Mytilene with head of Apollo
Late Classical or Hellenistic Period
about 350–250 B.C.
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Diameter: 24.5 mm. Weight: 10.96 gm. Die Axis: 12
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Laureate head of Apollo to right.
At left, amphora.
Inscription in Greek.
Said to be from the Rhousopoulos Collection (Jacob Hirsch Sale 13, Arcisstrasse 17, Munich, Germany, May 15ff., 1905, lot 3610); by 1983: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr., September 12, 1984
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour