1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of Hermes
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1740.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.56 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Hermes to right, the petasos held by cord under chin.
Reverse: In incuse square, panther crouching to right.
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. 1628); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund