Stater of Kyzikos with kneeling Herakles and tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1528.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 16.10 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude bearded Herakles kneeling on left knee to left, club in right hand against shoulder, a cornucopia in left hand.
Small tunny fish head up at left.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type, 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. 1482); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund