1/12 stater of Asia Minor with head of lion
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
6th century B.C.
Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1752.
Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 1.18 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of lion to left, mouth open, tongue protruding; small knobs on cheek and below.
Reverse: Incuse square, irregular surface.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren, September, 1904
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund