Stater of Lycia with head of lion, struck under Mithrapata
about 385–375 B.C.
Greek Coins, 1950-1963 (MFA), no. 226.
Diameter: 25 mm. Weight: 9.74 gm. Die Axis: 10
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Obverse: Lion’s scalp facing; below, traces of triskeles.
Reverse: Bearded head to left, triskeles below back of neck.
Inscription starting at lower left corner. All in incuse square.
By date unknown: with Byron Zoumboulakis, Geneva, Switzerland; purchased by MFA from Byron Zoumboulakis, September 18, 1958, for
Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour