Stater of Lampsakos with forepart of winged horse
Late Archaic to Early Classical Period
about 500–450 B.C.
Mint: Mysia, Lampsakos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1582.
Diameter: 22 mm. Weight: 15.05 gm.
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Forepart of horse jumping to left, with large mane and two curled wings.
Waves? below; flower above.
Reverse: Quadripartite incuse square; two holes deep.
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. 1590); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund