1/6 stater of Kyzikos with kneeling youth holding tunny fish
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1480.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 2.60 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude man kneeling on right knee to right on a line, a knife in lowered left hand, a tunny fish to right in extended left hand. His hair, bound with a fillet, is represented by dots.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type, granulated.
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. 1507); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund