Stater of Lampsakos with head of maenad
Mint: Mysia, Lampsakos
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 1592.
Diameter: 17 mm. Weight: 8.42 gm.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Head of maenad to left crowned with vine leaves and grapes; she wears earring (and necklace?) and her hair is in a sphendone.
Reverse: Forepart of horse with curled wings, one above, one below, jumping to right.
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. 1015); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund