1/6 stater of Phokaia with head of horse
Late Archaic Period
about 500–494 (?) B.C.
Mint: Ionia, Phokaia
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1905.
Diameter: 12 mm. Weight: 2.58 gm.
Medium or Technique
Greek Archaic Gallery (Gallery 113)
Obverse: Head of horse to left with rich trappings, beaded line at edge of neck. Below neck: a seal with head up.
Reverse: Irregular quadripartite incuse square.
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