Stater of Phaselis with prow of galley, struck under Kritolas

Greek
Late Classical Period
about 360 B.C.


Mint: Lycia, Phaselis

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 237.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 10.23 gm. Die Axis: 3

Accession Number

62.571

Medium or Technique

Silver

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Forepart of a galley to right. Cicada (?) at right.
Ketos (sea monster) to right, below.
Reverse: Stern of a galley to right. Above: wreath.
Inscription in Greek.

Provenance

By 1962: with Leu and Company's Bank Ltd., Bahnhofstrasse 32, Zurich, Switzerland; June 6, 1962: purchased by MFA from Leu and Company's Bank, Ltd. for $ 275.00

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour