1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of lion
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1679.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.56 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Lion’s head to right, mouth open; beaded line at edge of neck.
Reverse: Head of calf to right incuse; beaded line at edge of neck.
Irregular incuse behind.
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