1/6 stater of Phokaia with forepart of griffin
Late Archaic Period
about 500 B.C.
Mint: Ionia, Phokaia
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 174.
Diameter: 11 mm. Weight: 2.56 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of a griffin to left, with curled wing.
Behind, seal downwards.
Reverse: Quadripartite mill-sail incuse.
By 1960: with Leu & Co.'s Bank Ltd., 32 rue de la Gare, Zurich, Switzerland; March 10, 1960: purchased by MFA from Leu & Co.'s Bank Ltd. for $ 180.00
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour