Stater of Kyzikos with male head and tunny fish
about 390–360 B.C.
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1561.
Diameter: 19 mm. Weight: 15.93 gm.
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Bearded male head to right with bald head and luarel crown. (Portrait of Timotheos?)
Tunny fish to right below.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square, millsail type, granulated.
By date unknown: Canon Greenwell Collection (Regling, Die Griechischen Münzen der Sammlung Warren, no. 1500: with previous provenance of: Cat. Sotheby, Thomas , no. 1912; Northwick Sale , no. 955; and Paravey Sale , no. 187); July 1902: acquired from Canon Greenwell Collection by Edward Perry Warren; September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund