1/6 stater of Mytilene with female head
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1697.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.53 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Female head to right with net sphendone, held by crossed band in front.
Reverse: In incuse square female head to left, the hair in a thick braid.
Plain square border.
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. 1621); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund