1/6 stater of Asia Minor with striated surface
Late Orientalizing or Archaic Period
about 650–600 B.C. B.C.
Mint: Asia Minor, Uncertain
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1751.
Diameter: 9 mm. Weight: 2.33 gm.
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Striated surface. Coin roughly oval in shape.
Reverse: Rough oblong incuse, divided.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund