Stater of Lycia with forepart of boar
Late Archaic Period
about 520–480 B.C.
Mint: Lycia, Uncertain mint
Brett, Greek Coins (MFA), no. 2078.
Diameter: 20 mm. Weight: 8.90 gm.
Medium or Technique
Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)
Obverse: Forepart of boar to right, right foreleg shown.
Reverse: Incuse square with one diagonal crossline.
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. 1220); September 1904: purchased by MFA from Edward Perry Warren
Henry Lillie Pierce Fund