1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of lion
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1687.
Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.53 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion’s head to right, mouth open and tongue protruding.
Reverse: Incuse head of calf to left.
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. 1602); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund