1/6 stater of Phokaia with head of griffin
Before 500 B.C.
Mint: Ionia, Phokaia
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1892.
Diameter: 10 mm. Weight: 2.57 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of griffin to left, a dot over the eye.
At left seal, head up.
Reverse: Irregular incuse.
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. 1668); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund