Stater of Kyzikos with head of Aphrodite above tunny fish
about 400–330 B.C.
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1553.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 15.88 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of Aphrodite to left with high stephane, leaf over forehead, hair in roll, and earring.
Tunny fish to left below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, mill-sail type, granulated.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection; 1902: purchased from Canon Greenwell by Edward Perry Warren (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1451); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund