1/12 stater of Kyzikos with bird standing on tunny fish
Before 550 B.C.
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1397.
Diameter: 7 mm. Weight: 1.35 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Bird (gull?) standing to right wings slightly raised.
Tunny fish to right below and above the bird..
Reverse: Irregular incuse square.
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. 1579); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund