Stater of Kyzikos with lion above tunny fish
Late Archaic or Early Classical Period
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1475.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 16.04 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion with large mane crouching to left, tongue protruding, right forepaw slightly raised, tail down.
Tunny fish to left below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type.
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. 1527); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund