1/6 stater of Mytilene with head of silenos
Mint: Lesbos, Mytilene
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1686.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.52 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Silenos, three quarters profile, left, bald-headed and bearded, with animal’s ears.
Reverse: Head of a lion right, jaws open, within incuse.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; October 16, 1911: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 17,291.36 (this figure is the total price for MFA 11.1756-11.1808)
Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund