1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of ram above head of ass (?)
Late Archaic Period
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1671.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.61 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of ram to right, beaded line at edge of neck.
Small head of ass? below.
Reverse: Incuse head of Herakles in lion’s skin to right.
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