Stater of Kyzikos with warrior and tunny fish
Mint: Mysia, Kyzikos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1490.
Diameter: 21 mm. Weight: 16.01 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Nude youth kneeling to right on right knee, holding an arrow in both hands as if to test it; he wears crested Corinthian helmet.
A tunny fish head down, behind him.
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. 1511); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund