Stater of Teos with griffin
Mint: Ionia, Teos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1938.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 11.86 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Griffin with curled wing seated to right on beaded line, left forepaw raised.
In front, vine with grapes.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, surface irregular.
By date unknown: Moore Collection; 1889: Moore Sale, Sotheby Cat., no. 380 (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. 1134); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund