Stater with reclining lion

Greek
Late Archaic Period
about 500–480 B.C.


Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain

Dimensions

Diameter: 21.5 mm. Weight: 13.96 gm.

Accession Number

1994.230

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Lion lying right on groundline.
Lotus in field above.
Reverse: Three incuses.

Provenance

By date unknown: with Dennis P. Devine, 24 Meroke Lane, Rocky Point, N.Y. 11778; October 26, 1994: purchased by MFA from Dennis P. Devine

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour