Stater of Kyzikos with head of Poseidon above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1565.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 16.08 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of bearded Poseidon to left, his long hair confined by a broad band, and a trident behind his neck.
Tunny fish to left below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, mill-sail type, surface granulated.
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. 1427); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund