1/24 stater of Asia Minor with head of lioness

Greek
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
6th century B.C.


Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain

Catalogue Raisonné

Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1754.

Dimensions

Diameter: 6 mm. Weight: 0.54 gm.

Accession Number

04.1551

Medium or Technique

Electrum

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Coins

Obverse: Head of lioness full front.
Plain square border.
Reverse: Incuse square, irregular surface.

Provenance

By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warre, no. 1723); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund