1/6 stater of Kyzikos with kneeling Orestes above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1533.
Diameter: 13 mm. Weight: 2.69 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Orestes unbearded kneeling on left knee to left, sword in right hand, left hand on omphalos with taeniae; he wears a chlamys.
Tunny fish to left below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type, granulated.
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
Regling did not list as Greenwell.
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund