Stater of Soloi with head of Athena
Mint: Cilicia, Soloi
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2125.
Diameter: 23 mm. Weight: 10.46 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Athena to right in crested Attic helmet on which is running griffin; hair on forehead in tight waves, in long queue below neck.
Reverse: In incuse circle an incuse square with bunch of grapes.
Inscription in Greek outside the square.
By date unknown: Whittall Collection; 1884: Sotheby Sale of the Whittall Collection, no. 1267 (according to Regling and Brett): by date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1263): September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund