Stater of Kyzikos with forepart of sphinx above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1427.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 16.00 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of standing sphinx to left, both curled wings raised, stephane in hair, right forepaw raised.
Tunny fish below to left.
Reverse: Irregular quadripartite incuse square.
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. 1525); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund