Stater of Lycia with forepart of lion, struck under Mithrapata
about 385–375 B.C.
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 229.
Diameter: 23.5 mm. Weight: 9.82 gm. Die Axis: 7
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Forepart of a lion to right.
Reverse: Bearded head to left, triskeles below back of neck.
Inscription in Lycian around, starting at lower left.
All in incuse square with inner line.
By date unknown: with Byron Th. Zoumboulakis, 8 Place de la Taconnerie, Geneva, Switzerland; March 12, 1959: purchased by MFA from Byron Th. Zoumboulakis for
$ 5,300.00 (this is the total price for 59.186-59.192)
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour