1/3 stater of Sardis with head of lion
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
Late 7th–mid-6th century B.C.
Mint: Lydia, Sardis
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1765.
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 4.68 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of lion to right, mouth open, knob on forehead,
Reverse: Irregular double incuse square.
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
Not listed as Greenwell by Regling.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund