Stater of Tarsos with lion attacking bull
Mint: Cilicia, Tarsos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2128.
Diameter: 24 mm. Weight: 10.47 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion to right on bull left, biting him in croup; left foreleg of bull bent under.
Reverse: Ear of corn diagonally upwards.
To left, an uncertain symbol.
Inscription in Aramaic to left.
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. 1265); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund