Stater of Aegina with turtle
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1111.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 12.32 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Sea turtle with smooth shell; row of five dots down the middle,
and two extra ones at the top.
Reverse: Incuse square, divided by broad bars into five compartments.
By date unknown: with Edward Perry Warren; 1901: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren for $ 22,142.63 (this figure is the total price for MFA 01.5425-01.5657)
Catharine Page Perkins Fund