Stater of Lycia with crouching lion, struck under Tänägurä
about 450–420 B.C.
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 217.
Diameter: 20.5 mm. Weight: 8.43 gm. Die Axis: 8
Medium or Technique
Ancient Near East Gallery (Gallery 110)
Obverse: Winged, horned lion crouches to left, on ground line.
In field at the right, inscription in Lycian.
Reverse: Triskeles, with central dot, and name-inscription in Lycian, all in incuse square.
By 1962: with Robert E. Hecht, Jr.; December 12, 1962: purchased by MFA from Robert E. Hecht, Jr. for $ 1300- (this is the total price for 62.1139–62.1141)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour