Stater of Kyzikos with lion above tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1442.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 15.95 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion with large mane standing to left, tail up, head turned to show the top, and forepaws as if holding prey.
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. 1530); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund